The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.



Arrival: 8/21/16

Species: Green

Weight: 38 lbs

Location: Big Coppitt Key

Reason: FP

Gender: Male

BIO: This turtle was rescued by George’s daughter and named Spartacus, because he was so hard to catch. George who has already rescued 12 other turtles for us is inspiring conservation throughout the generations.

UPDATED: 8/22/16 Time for a cat scan at the Fishermens Hospital.



UPDATED: 9/7/16 Getting a check up! Tumor Free!!!!!!!!


UPDATED: 7/24/17 Released!!!