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Stranded 2/23/2014

Shelldon is a juvenile Atlantic green. He was found 10 miles north of County Access 6. He was completely covered with algae and had a large crack on his shell, possibly from a boat strike. The wound was bleeding slightly when he arrived. He is currently bandaged and is being evaluated by our veterinary staff. He is currently in the ICU.

April 2014 Update: Shelldon is still in ICU but his shell is continuing to heal. It will be a long road for him but we are optimistic for his recovery!

June 2014 Update: Shelldon was been moved to a rehabilitation tank outsid!

Released 7/14/2014

Ways to help Shelldon's Recovery

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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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