The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.



Intake: 10/7/19

Species: Loggerhead

Weight: 118 lbs (53.95 kg)

Reason: Shark Attack


10/7/19: Intake found by Starfish Lane in Sugarloaf Key. This turtle is missing it’s whole back right flipper, and over half of its left front flipper, due to shark attack.

1/2/20: UPDATE: My wounds are healing slowly. Every day Starfish gets a little bit better. 

2/26/20: Deceased due to poor quality of life.