Rare Guadalupe Fur Seal Saved in Joint Rescue

After a collaborative rescue effort over several days, an emaciated and out-of-its-range Guadalupe fur seal is now being treated at the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre. “This species is usuall...

A Sea Otter Celebration

Our rescued sea otter Wally sure has his share of fans, but it’s not every day that he gets a special visit from a group of birthday girls bearing a very generous gift. From left: Ariana Maxon, Ava Yip, Ber...

Porpoise Program Wins Award

When Daisy, the rescued harbour porpoise arrived at the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre in 2008, nobody knew what the future held in store. With a poor prognosis and little knowledge of this elus...

Another Group of Seals Gets a New Lease on Life

While families and friends sat down to turkey dinners over the holiday weekend, the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre followed a Thanksgiving tradition of its own with the release of another batch of res...
Seal Release

A Life Changing Moment for Seal Pup and Donor

On the evening of July 27, Sofia Eguiuguren and her family came across a seal pup in distress just outside Victoria, near Telegraph Bay on Vancouver Island. Seeing that the seal looked rather small and was alon...
Sea otters holding hands at the Vancouver Aquarium

The Sea Otters of Vancouver Aquarium

In celebration of Sea Otter Awareness Week and our Spotlight on Sea Otters on now at the Vancouver Aquarium, we would like to introduce the sea otters at the Aquarium. Meet the four, charming, inspiring sea ott...