The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.




Intake: 2/18/2022

Species: Green

Weight: 6 lbs (2.9 kg)

Reason:  FP

Gender: Unknown

2/18/22: Intake: Found by paddle boarders in a canal on Big Coppitt Key. This little green turtle has tumors that will need to be removed once it is healthy enough to have surgeries.

7/25/22: Luna had surgery this weekend with Dr. Brooke to remove some tumors.

11/1/22: Luna is more active and looking great.  Every day getting healthier and hopefully will be ready for release soon.

11/17/22: Released from Sombrero Beach