The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.


Arrival: April 1, 1991

Species: Green

Weight: 170 lbs.

Gender: Male

BIO: April came in with Fibropapilloma tumors covering both eyes. We had to remove his left eye, and he lost most of his vision in his right eye. So he is mostly blind.

april adoption banner 2 April 3

UPDATED: 8/7/18 Had my annual physical, and currently Weighing in at 178 lbs. Even survived a category 4 hurricane; IRMA last September. April continues to swim in the main pool with all the other permanent and non-releasable turtles.












UPDATED: 1/3/22 April is getting use to the new (non releasable) family members in the pool.