The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.



Intake: 11/14/2020

Species: Green

Weight: 28 lbs ( 13.05 kg)

Reason: FP & Hooked with entanglement

Gender: Girl

11/14/2020: Hermin was rescued from the Sebastian Inlet with a hook in its flipper with line entangled around neck and flippers. This turtle also has the FP tumors.

11/20/2020: It’s a girl! Dr. Terry preformed an endoscope to make sure she had no internal tumors. Surgeries are in her future.

12/22/2020: She had her first surgery to remove some tumors.

4/21/21: Deceased due to internal tumors.