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Loggerhead sea turtle 'Bubbles' released

Turtle Hospital hosts public sea turtle release

ANDY NEWMAN
ANDY NEWMAN


MARATHON, Fla. – The Turtle Hospital release a loggerhead sea turtle known as "Bubbles" on Saturday at Sombrero Beach in Marathon. 

Boy scouts from Troop 686 rescued the turtle March 15th. They found the turtle floating off Scout Key. 

The Turtle Hospital treated the turtle for intestinal impaction with antibiotics and a diet of  fish and squid.  


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