The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.

DJ Rick

DJ Rick

Intake: 8/13/19

Species: Green

Weight: 17 lbs (7.8kg)

Reason: FP

Gender: Male

8/13/19-Intake: DJ Rick was found at Whaleback Key off of Key Largo. Lots of tumors.

8/27/19 Had an endoscope found out I’m a boy. Started surgeries to remove the tumors.

9/6/19-UPDATE: Went to Dr. K our veterinary eye doctor to have the tumors surgically removed from my eyes.

5/7/20-Update: Doing very well. Enjoying my time in the large shelter tanks. Tumor free.

5/18/2020-Released at Sombrero Beach.