Date Stranded: October 30, 2022
Reason for Stranding
– stuck in the rocks at Boca Chica jetties channel side
-6.6lb lb non-FP juvenile green
– moderate carapace/plastron abrasions
– started on Ceftazidime, Vit B Complex & fluids, administered meloxicam -will take 3-view radiographs -dry-docked overnight, and placed in shallow freshwater in AM, swimming well
Ways to help Hoppy's Recovery
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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