The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.



Arrival: 10/14/16

Species: Loggerhead

Weight: 101 lbs

Location: Marathon

Reason: Impaction & Upper and Lower beak damage.

BIO:  Casper’s rescuers named it after the ghost ” Casper. ” The turtle kept hiding under the water like a ghost, and then would pop up again. Radiograph shows Casper is suffering from a impaction. With a little loving care and good food we hope to have Casper back in the wild in a couple of months.

UPDATED: 12/24/2016 Released!!!