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Juvenile green sea turtle

Name: Kazoo

Species: Green

Date admitted: May 27, 2019

Stranding location: Riverfront Park

Status: Released

Admission notes: This juvenile green sea turtle was brought to us from Riverfront Park after found floating and lethargic.

 

UPDATES

July 26, 2019: Kazoo was released with Don King on July 23!

July 18, 2019: Kazoo got the “OK” for release!

July 15, 2019: This turtle came out for their pre-release workup and received a pit tag. Kazoo will hopefully be released in a week or two! This turtle is a character—always looking for a chance to steal their neighbors’ food.

July 5, 2019: This turtle will be getting their workup next week to hopefully take them off medications! Kazoo is notorious for stealing their tankmates’ food from between the barriers.

June 21, 2019: Kazoo is eating like crazy now!

June 13, 2019: Kazoo is still doing great and will hopefully be taken off medications soon.

June 7, 2019: Kazoo has a great body condition and we cannot see anything obviously wrong with this turtle. We will care for them for a month to see if any ailments arise.

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