Patient Updates

02/10/2016 Turtle stranded in Manatee County offshore of Gulf of Mexico Drive. Several papilloma tumors were present including on both eyes. 

02/17/2016 Turtle was moved to a larger tank and is eating well. 

02/20/2016 Surgery was performed to remove papilloma tumors from eyes. 

04/01/2016  Hilton’s blood work continues to improve and animal is scheduled for surgery to remove the remaining tumors.

05/06/2016  Animal was humanely euthanized due to severity of tumors, new tumor growth, and probable internal tumors