Cupid

Reason for Stranding

Patient History

Patient Injuries

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Cupid

Stranded 2/14/2015

Cupid is an Atlantic green sea turtle. She was entangled in fishing line and was found offshore by a Texas shrimper. He noticed Cupid had gone through his Turtle Exclude Device (an apparatus in shrimp trawls that prevent sea turtles from getting caught and drowned in the nets). When he saw that Cupid was tangled in monofilament line, he rescued her and called Sea Turtle, Inc. for assistance. They named her “Cupid” because it was Valentine’s Day!
Cupid’s injuries were minor and she is swimming in an outside rehabilitation tank.

Stranded 4/8/2015

Ways to help Cupid's Recovery

Adopt Cupid

One of the three primary missions at Sea Turtle, Inc. is rehabilitation. We work hard to rescue and return every sea turtle back to the wild. Proceeds from this adoption will go directly to purchase needed medical supplies, veterinary exams, x-rays, food and general care for our rehab turtles.

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Sea Turtle, Inc. is dependent on donations to fund our mission; we do not receive any governmental support. Because Sea Turtle, Inc. is a non-profit 501(C)(3), your contributions are tax deductible. We thank you for your support!

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