The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.

April

 

 

 

 

 

April

Intake: 4/1/91

Species: Green

Weight: 170 lbs.

Reason: FP

Gender: Male

 


BIO: April came in with Fibropapilloma tumors covering both eyes. We had to remove his left eye, and he lost most of his vision in his right eye. So he is mostly blind.


UPDATED: 8/7/18 Had my annual physical, and currently Weighing in at 178 lbs. Even survived a category 4 hurricane; IRMA last September. April continues to swim in the main pool with all the other permanent and non-releasable turtles.