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Cuyahoga is a sub-adult green sea turtle rescued from Boynton Beach. In this case, a boat propeller sliced a portion of the carapace off exposing bones and coelomic lining.
Queen Amidala is a massive adult green sea turtle who has quickly captured our hearts. We found her floating near the St. Lucie River, where she was struggling with a boat strike on the center of her head that left a visible wound.
Kylo Ren was rescued from the Deerfield Pier after an unfortunate encounter with a fishing hook. This turtle had a hook in their jaw in addition to 3 within the digestive tract. Luckily the hook removal surgery was a success, and Kylo Ren was returned safely to sea.
Acadia came to us with the all too common ailment of a hook injury. We rescued this turtle from the Dania Beach pier, with hooks in each of their flippers.
Ziro comes to our turtle rehabilitation center with an obvious, yet luckily treatable, hook injury.
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