The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.



Intake: 2/14/2022

Species: Green

Weight: 8 lbs (3.96 kg)

Reason:  Found floating & FP

Gender: Female

2/14/22: INTAKE: On January 9, 2022 some fishermen found this juvenile green turtle floating in the waters of Volusia County. February 14th Walter was transferred to the The Turtle Hospital in Marathon. Walter has had a endoscope to ensure there are no internal tumors, and we also found out at that time Walter is a girl.

5/17/22: Walter saw the doctor this weekend and she had some tumors removed. 

7/25/22: Deceased due to intern