The Turtle Hospital. Rescue, Rehab, Release.


















Arrival: 12/21/17

Species: Green

Weight: 14 lbs

Location: Big Coppitt Key

Reason: FP

Gender: Boy

BIO: The name Willie is a friend of the rescuer who is our turtle hero George.

UPDATED: 3/18/18 Had most of my surgeries to remove my tumors. Getting stronger every day.











UPDATED: 4/25/18 Tumor Free and swimming with the other Green turtles in the hurricane tank.











UPDATED: 8/20/18 Had regrowth of tumors removed. Recuperating and wound treatment till I heal up.











UPDATED: 9/4/18 Deceased due to internal tumors.