This patient is a southern sea otter, a threatened species. Because sea otters are very dexterous and curious, we retrofitted several pool areas at our hospital to provide a safe space for juvenile and adult sea otters to receive life-saving care.
Many sea otters strand suffering from domoic acid toxicosis, toxoplasmosis, injury and other ailments.
- Age at Admit
- Moss Landing Harbor (North) (Moss Landing SB) - Moss Landing, Monterey
- Malnutrition, Abnormal behavior, Pneumonia, Lithiasis
- Release Date
- Release Location
- Moss Landing Harbor (Sea Harvest Restaurant)
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