Species: Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Arrival Date: April 6, 2018
Stranding Location: Palm Beach, Florida
Initial Weight: 206 lbs.
Current Weight: 206 lbs.
Issue: Chronic Debilitated
Current Condition: New Patient
Honda, an adult male loggerhead sea turtle patient, was found in the St. Lucie Power Plant intake canal. He is underweight and has an active infection. Bloodwork is being done weekly as we treat with antibiotics and subcutaneous fluids.
This turtle is progressing well and responding to therapy as desired.
There is a minor issue that we are working to resolve.
More details to follow.
04/20/2018 –– Honda is eating well and appears to be responding to treatment.
04/06/2018 – New patient