|Date Stranded||November 18, 2018|
|Location of Stranding||Longboat Key|
|Date of Arrival||November 18, 2018|
|Number of Days of Care||25 days|
11/18/2018 Turtle was found near Country Club Shores on Longboat Key with a very fresh boat strike to its carapace. Animal was given subcutaneous fluids, antibiotics, and was dry docked overnight.
11/19/2018 Giblet was relocated to a rehabilitation pool in shallow water. Had no interest in eating yet, so will given subcutaneous fluids daily.
11/27/2018 Giblet ate lettuce today! Turtle is actively swimming around the tank, so the water depth is being slowly increased.
12/10/2018 Giblet is now foraging for all food types offered. Tank is increased to full depth. Fracture on carapace is steadily healing.
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