Weight: 47 lbs
Location: Summerland Key
Reason: FP & Shark Attack
BIO: The turtle was named after his grandmothers nickname. This turtle has a heavy load of leech eggs. Scratches on the carapace & plastron indicate this turtle was also attacked by a shark.
UPDATED: 1/22/18 Went to the eye doctor to get tumors removed from my eyes. I can see out of one of them for sure.
UPDATED: 3/18/18 More tumors removed, and still more to go.
UPDATED: 6/4/18 Tumor free and swimming in the big pool with the other turtles.
UPDATED: 8/31/18 Getting stronger and healthier every day. Enjoying the main pool with the other turtles.
UPDATED: 2/25/19 Released at Sombrero Beach at 9am.