The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.




Intake: 9/6/2021

Species: Green

Weight: 35 lbs (16 kg)

Reason:  FP

Gender: Unknown

9/6/2021: Intake: Found by our Keys Turtle Hero George down in Boca Chica.

12/17/21: Bruiser has been having those tumors removed, and is tumor free.

2/23/22: Bruiser had spent some time in the main pool getting some good exercise, and working on building up his/her immune system. This beautiful turtle has a magnificent shell, and is healthy enough to return back to the ocean. Bruiser was released from Higgs Beach in Key West on February 23, 2022.