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Mudpie, a loggerhead sea turtle, shown here, and Toast Malone, an endangered Kemp’s ridley sea turtle, both recently had fishhooks removed from their esophagus and stomach, respectively, while receiving specialized care at Mississippi State’s College of Veterinary Medicine. The efforts are part of the university-based Global Center for Aquatic Health and Food Security, or GCAHFS, and its Marine Mammal and Sea Turtle Health Program—a collaboration between the ֱ CVM and the Institute for Marine Mammal Studi
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Saving Sea Turtles

Mudpie, a loggerhead sea turtle, shown here, and Toast Malone, an endangered Kemp’s ridley sea turtle, both recently had fishhooks removed from their esophagus and stomach, respectively, while receiving specialized care at Mississippi State’s College of Veterinary Medicine. The efforts are part of the university-based Global Center for Aquatic Health and Food Security, or GCAHFS, and its Marine Mammal and Sea Turtle Health Program—a collaboration between the ֱ CVM and the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies in Gulfport.

Jul 12, 2024 |

Mudpie, a loggerhead sea turtle, shown here, and Toast Malone, an endangered Kemp’s ridley sea turtle, both recently had fishhooks removed from their esophagus and stomach, respectively, while receiving specialized care at Mississippi State’s College of Veterinary Medicine. The efforts are part of the university-based Global Center for Aquatic Health and Food Security, or GCAHFS, and its Marine Mammal and Sea Turtle Health Program—a collaboration between the ֱ CVM and the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies in Gulfport.

Jul 12, 2024 |