Q-Tip

Stranded 5-5-2017

 

qtip2 Q-Tip is a juvenile Atlantic green that weighed in at 7.5 lbs. He was found in the high tide line near the Isla Blanca Jetties. Q-tip has a pretty legit shark bite visible on both the carapace and plastron. The shark bite is not fresh though. He will be getting laser therapy 3 times weekly and was started on a course of antibiotics. Q-Tip will be evaluated for release in about a month. No FP!!!

May 18: Q-Tip has been consistently eating well since intake. He issSharing a tank with other non-FP juvenile greens. Has had great activity levels since intake!

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