The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.

Knot

Knot

Intake: 10/11/2021

Species: Green

Weight:  lbs ( kg)

Reason:  Entanglement & FP

Gender: Unknown


10/11/21: INTAKE: Knot was rescued by our turtle hero George. This juvenile green turtle was entangled in fishing line cutting into its front flipper.  There was also fishing line coming out the backside and had it going into its mouth.

10/22/21: Update: Knot had to have intestinal surgery today to remove the fishing line from inside.