The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.

Sekoi

Arrival: February 21, 2007

Species: Green

Weight: 50 lbs.

Location: Treasure Island

Reason: Boat Strike & FP

Gender: Female


BIO: Sekoi was found off Treasure Island, Florida on April 9th, 2006 and was brought to the Clearwater Aquarium. He had been hit by a boat, as well as having Fibropapilloma tumors. After being transferred here, Sekoi had surgery to remove the tumors, which resulted in the removal of his right eye. The boat strike caused him to become a floater and permanent resident.


 


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UPDATE: Had my yearly physical in June 2018 and currently weighing in at 56 lbs. I have not grown very much but I am doing well.