Date Stranded: January 11, 2023
Reason for Stranding
Found stuck in the rocks at Isla Blanca jetties channel side
-4.7 lb non-FP juvenile green
-PE: minor plastron wounds, severe wound on the flipper, and beginning healing process
-started on Ceftazidime, Vit B Complex, & Normosol. Administered meloxicam and began lasering -took 3-view radiographs -dry-docked overnight, swimming well in freshwater today
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