Anakin's Story


Anakin was was found struggling to swim at the water’s surface just West of DuBois Park in Jupiter. This sea turtle had several large FP tumors growing at the base of their front and rear flippers,  and on their eyes. Anakin was transferred from Loggerhead Marinelife Center to receive treatment for their FP ailment.

Patient Information
Intake Photo

Name: Anakin
Species: Green
Age: Juvenile
Admission date: 4/2/22
Ailment: Fibropapillomatosis
Weight: 6.55 kg