Sea Turtles Returned after Care and Rehabilitation


Today members of the SeaWorld Orlando Animal Rescue team returned four turtles to their natural waters after they had been receiving treatment for the past few months. The three loggerhead turtles and one green sea turtle, all individual rescues, suffered from a variety of ailments and injuries including a partially severed flipper, weight loss, lethargy, buoyancy issues, and infection. All four turtles received expert care, including vitamins and antibiotics, wound treatments, and tube feedings.

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