Date Stranded: March 13, 2023
Date Released: May 1, 2023
Reason for Stranding
Captured by fisherman at the Isla Blanca jetties channel side.
5.4 lb non-FP juvenile green.
Deep penetrating wound right side of plastron, severe wound left side of carapace, old mostly healed wound right side cranial carapace.
Started on Ceftazidime, Vit B Complex, & Normosol. Administered meloxicam
Ways to help Skittles's Recovery
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