Species: Loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta)
Transfer Patient (CC23-49)
Arrival Date: May 26, 2023
Stranding Location: Lantana, FL
Admission Weight: 119 kg., 261 lbs.
Current Weight: 119.32 kg., 263 lbs.
Initial Condition: Previous flipper injury
Flaps was transferred from Miami Seaquarium. Currently undergoing a health assessment which includes bloodwork, radiographs, physical exam, and swim assessment.
Patient requires continued treatment but is progressing well.
Minor adjustments have been made to the patient's treatment.
Patient is off all medications.
7/14/2023 - Flaps was transferred to Sea World in Orlando, FL.
7/7/2023 - Flaps donated blood for our new loggerhead patients.
6/30/2023 - Waiting to be transferred.
6/2/2023 - New patient.