Species: Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas)
Arrival Date: October 6, 2021
Stranding Location: Jensen Beach, FL
Initial Weight: 0.94 lbs.
Current Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Patient requires continued treatment but is progressing well.
Minor adjustments have been made to the patient's treatment.
Patient is off all medications.
12/06/2021 - Hendricks was transferred to Gumbo Limbo Nature Center on November 27 for continued care.
11/08/2021 - Hendricks has started to become more active in the tank, and is eating when skewer-fed by hospital staff. The turtle’s anemia is being monitored, but the septicemia is improving with antibiotics.
10/11/2021 - New patient