The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.




Intake: 1/28/2022

Species: Green

Weight: 19 lbs (8.8 kg)

Reason:  FP

Gender: Unknown

1/28/22: Intake: Chief was found in Sugarloaf Key floating, with tumors and leeches. 

5/16/22: Chief is relaxing while he waits for the eye drops to take effect.

8/21/22: Chief got his jewelry (flipper tag), and pit tag, as well as the all clear from the doctor to be released. Should know soon. Follow our Facebook page to know when the release date is.

9/13/22: Chief was released at Sombrero Beach.