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Number of Patients On-Site

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Last update: 8-11-20 Time: 9:04 a.m.

The information on this page is typically updated daily Monday – Friday. For general species information; including description, range, habitat, age class chart, etc. click on the common name above the picture of the species in which you are interested.

Hawaiian Monk Seals: Find out about the Current Hawaiian monk seal patients at Ke Kai Ola.

Total: 9

Patient Update

Last update: 8-11-20 Time: 9:04 a.m. If you do not see the patient you are looking for, visit our Released or Deceased page. Please email if you have a question about a particular patient.

Admit DateNameCommon NameStranding LocationClassSexAdmit Weight (kg)Diagnosis
08/07/20 Shabbos California Sea Lion Morro Strand State Beach (South) - South Campground - Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo Juvenile Male 33.5 malnutrition,
08/06/20 Payella California Sea Lion Diablo Canyon ATOS 868 - Avila Beach, San Luis Obispo Juvenile Male 48 malnutrition, domoic acid intoxication, trauma, unknown,
08/05/20 Yosemite California Sea Lion Monterey Harbor - Monterey, Monterey Adult Male 109.5 anemia, trauma, non-HI (known), malnutrition,
07/29/20 Rudy California Sea Lion San Carlos - San Carlos, San Mateo Adult Female 77.5 pyometra, metritis, pneumonia, domoic acid intoxication,
07/17/20 Oso California Sea Lion Pismo State Beach (Monarch Butterfly Grove) - Oceano, San Luis Obispo Juvenile Male 39 trauma, non-HI (known), malnutrition, trauma, unknown,
07/03/20 Amonita Harbor Seal Pescadero State Beach - North - Pescadero, San Mateo Pup Male 13 malnutrition, abscess, trauma, unknown, dermatopathy, osteomyelitis,
06/22/20 Parsnip (restrand) Northern Elephant Seal Mitchells Cove - Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz Pup Female 45 malnutrition, otostrongyliasis,
06/04/20 Zurich Northern Elephant Seal Pillar Point Harbor (Romeo Packing Pier) - Princeton-by-the-Sea, San Mateo Pup Female 35.5 malnutrition, otostrongyliasis,
05/23/20 Pippin Guadalupe Fur Seal Laguna Point (MacKerricher State Park) - Fort Bragg, Mendocino Pup Male 6 malnutrition, anemia, dental abnormality,

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