The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.



Intake: 1/2/2023

Species: Green

Weight: 41 lbs ( 19.05 kg)

Reason:  Boat Strike

Gender: Unknown

1/2/23: Intake: Sunny was spotted by an underwater photographer named Mike Papish. He noticed the turtle had been injured by a boat. He was unable to get the turtle the first time he was down. He saw it again a day later after he called us to see what he should do. This time he was able to capture the turtle. 

1/5/23: Sunny had a CT.

4/15/23: Release back to Alligator reef with Mike Papish his rescuer & turtle hospital Manager Bette & Rehab staff Taylor.