Date Stranded: March 10, 2021
Date Released: May 17, 2021

Reason for Stranding


Patient History

7.5 lb FP green

Patient Injuries

-found in the tide line at mile marker #5
-in-house blood work looked good except for hypogylcemia (low blood sugar)

Patient Treatments

-started on Ceftazidime (antibiotic) & Vitamin B (for appetite/energy); also administered single dose of Dextrose due to hypoglycemia

Ways to help Calcifer's Recovery

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