Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Ezra

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Ezra

Ezra is a juvenile green sea turtle who was found offshore near Homosassa, Florida, in Citrus County. Ezra has several fibropapilloma tumors present on his body. When placed in water, Ezra showed signs of a possible neurologic disorder. His treatment plan consists of vitamins, antibiotics, and fluids.

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Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Flip

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Flip

Flip Juvenile, Kemp’s Ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) Patient Status: Current. Date Found: September 10, 2019. Location: Hudson, Pasco County, Florida. Reason for Rescue: Hook ingestion. Triage WEIGHT: 2.98 kg (6.56 lbs). SCL (STRAIGHT CARAPACE LENGTH): 28.2 cm....
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Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Pebbles

Sea Turtle Hospital Patient – Pebbles

Pebbles Juvenile, Kemp’s Ridley (Lepidochelys kempii) Patient Status: Released on April 4, 2019. Date Found: March 23, 2019. Location: Offshore of Cedar Key; Levy County. Reason for Rescue: Caught by a fisherman and ingested the hook. Triage WEIGHT: 2.39 kg...
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