𝕆𝕟 𝕎𝕖𝕕𝕟𝕖𝕤𝕕𝕒𝕪 ℕ𝕠𝕧𝕖𝕞𝕓𝕖𝕣 𝟠𝕥𝕙, 𝟚𝟘𝟚𝟛 𝕨𝕖 𝕙𝕒𝕕 𝕥𝕙𝕖 𝕡𝕝𝕖𝕒𝕤𝕦𝕣𝕖 𝕠𝕗 𝕨𝕖𝕝𝕔𝕠𝕞𝕚𝕟𝕘 𝕒 𝕟𝕖𝕨 𝕥𝕦𝕣𝕥𝕝𝕖 𝕒𝕥 𝕥𝕙𝕖 𝕊𝕖𝕒 𝕥𝕦𝕣𝕥𝕝𝕖 𝕣𝕖𝕙𝕒𝕓𝕚𝕝𝕚𝕥𝕒𝕥𝕚𝕠𝕟 𝕔𝕖𝕟𝕥𝕖𝕣
Named 𝓗a𝓲𝓽𝓪𝓶𝓪 by the Vairao firefighters, 𝐬𝐡𝐞 𝐰𝐞𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐬 𝟒𝟔 𝐤𝐠 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐦𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐮𝐫𝐞𝐬 𝟕𝟒 𝐜𝐦.
This green turtle was found on the West Taiarapu peninsula last Friday. She was taken to the Fariipiti veterinary clinic for initial examinations before being transferred to the rehabilitation center.
She suffers from 𝘵𝘸𝘰 𝘱𝘦𝘳𝘧𝘰𝘳𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘪𝘮𝘱𝘢𝘤𝘵𝘴 looking like a shock: 𝗼𝗻 𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗵𝗲𝗮𝗱 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗼𝗻 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗳𝗿𝗼𝗻𝘁 𝗼𝗳 𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗯𝗮𝗰𝗸. 𝗛𝗲𝗿 𝗰𝗼𝗻𝗱𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗶𝘀 𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗮𝗻𝘁𝗶𝗯𝗶𝗼𝘁𝗶𝗰 𝘁𝗿𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗵𝗮𝘀 𝗯𝗲𝗲𝗻 𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗿𝘁𝗲𝗱.
We would like to thank 𝓓𝓻 𝓑𝓮𝓽𝓻𝓮𝓶𝓲𝓮𝓾𝔁 𝓸𝓯 𝓽𝓱𝓮 𝓕𝓪𝓻𝓲𝓲𝓹𝓲𝓽𝓲 𝓬𝓵𝓲𝓷𝓲𝓬 and to everyone who participated to its rescue.
* Sea turtle rehabilitation center authorized by the Direction of the Environment of French Polynesia.
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