The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.

Lewis

Lewis

Intake: 7/28/2022

Species: Loggerhead (Post Hatchling)

Weight: 0.2 lbs ( kg)

Reason:  Lethargic & old injury to front flipper

Gender: Unknown


7/28/22: Intake: Lewis was found by Sombrero Beach, here in Marathon. There is an injury to this post hatchlings right flipper, that has already healed.

8/31/22: Lewis had part of the broken flipper amputated. Recovery from that surgery is going well.