The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.

Rebel

Rebel

Intake: August 10, 1991

Species: Loggerhead

Weight: 230 lbs

Reason: Boat Strike

Location: No Name Key, FL Keys


UPDATE: 8/14/18 Yearly physical. Currently weighing in at 231 lbs. Still spend mating season in time-out, until I decide to play nice with the turtles again.

UPDATE: 8/23/19 It’s that time of year again where Rebel has his yearly physical exam. Currently weighing in at 235 lbs. Our big boy got a wonderful cleaning by our rehabilitation specialists, blood work drawn, and weigh-in. He is currently playing nice with all the turtles and loving life in our main pool.