Marine & Reef Conn. Sea Turtles and Mammals Rehabilitation

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  1. Atilla

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    Hi Guys,

    Just a short little story of what we have also been busy with behind the scenes...

    There are alot of turtles and mammals (incl. seals, sea birds, dolphins etc.) which wash up on the beaches here in the garden Route, each with its own problems etc. In history, the animal would normally be transported to PE Bayworld (closed down) or Two Oceans Aquarium. The problem is that they are literally so weak that they almost never survive the trip etc.

    So a couple of months ago, we started working together with a very passionate local, Hartenbos, Veterinary Surgeon in order to assist him and his team in rigging a proper rehabilitation facility for turtles and other marine mammals. This project is very close to my hart en therefor we pride ourselves in helping such a great cause...


    GREAT NEWS!!!
    We are very excited to announce that yesterday was the first release of a Green Turtle back into its natural habitat after suffering from a buoyancy disorder together with severe barnacles. This prevents the turtle from diving for food and thus certain starving to death. This has all been prevented by the great hands of Dr. Frans de Graaff and his brilliant team.:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:

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    Really nice guys, well done and keep up the great work...!!!:thumbup:
     
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  4. BrettPow

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    Great work guys :1:
     
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    BEASTLY, love these stories.

    Thank you
     

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