The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.



Intake: 5 /21/2020

Species: Green

Weight: 7 lbs ( 3.3 kg)

Reason:  Ingested fishing hook

Gender: Unknown

5/21/2020: Intake: Vic was rescued from Biscayne National Park. This little green sea turtle ingested a fishing hook.

5/22/2020: UPDATE: Dr. Doug Mader removed the fishing hook. Now we just have to wait for Vic to pass the rest of the fishing line.

5/27/2020: Released at Sombrero Beach.