The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.



Intake: 3/20/2022

Species: Green

Weight: 14 lbs (6.6 kg)

Reason:  FP

Gender: Male

3/20/22: Intake: This juvenile green turtle was found in the waters of Big Pine Key. Jessica has those fibropapilloma tumors, that will need to be removed. 

5/25/22: This little green turtle had a scope done, and we found out Jessica is a BOY! Some of the tumors have been removed from him.

8/31/22: Jessica is looking good! He is just about tumor free.

10/13/22: Released at Cheeca Lodge, Islamorada.