Species: Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas)
Arrival Date: July 29, 2021
Transfer Location: Miami Seaquarium, FL
Initial Weight: .74 lbs.
Current Weight: .74 lbs.
Issue: Buoyancy Disorder
Torpedo is a juvenile green sea turtle patient that came to us from the Miami Seaquarium. The turtle has carapace abnormalities and is being evaluated for future therapy.
Patient requires continued treatment but is progressing well.
Minor adjustments have been made to the patient's treatment.
Patient is off all medications.
08/23/2021 - Torpedo was successfully released offshore on August 17, 2021.
08/09/2021 - New Patient