Florida Sea Turtle With Shattered Shell Saved by Orthodontist, Veterinarians, Biotech Firms

They called him Andre -- an endangered green sea turtle that washed up in 2010 on a sandbar on Juno Beach in Florida, nearly dead after a boat ran him over with its propeller and tore huge gashes in his shell. Biologists say accidents like that probably happen all the time, but since most of them are out on the open water, we never know about them. Now, Andre has received a year's worth of care from veterinarians, biotech companies, and even an orthodontist. The turtle -- all 170 pounds of...Full Story
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