Sponsor a Turtle

Please join us to support the Sea Turtle Hospital by sponsoring the care of one of these current hospital patients.

Sponsor the Care of a Turtle

Sponsor the Care of a Turtle

By sponsoring the care of one of our turtles, you'll be supporting the Sea Turtle Hospital and the work we do to research, rehab and release these amazing animals. Your sponsorship can provide them with important medical supplies, nutritious food, critical exams and other types of care provided while at the Sea Turtle Hospital.

Suggested amount to sponsor the care of a turtle is $50. We appreciate gifts above $50 as well. For joining us, you'll receive a personalized certificate and choice to have it mailed to your home or emailed.

Sponsor a Turtle Certificate Example

Please allow 2 weeks for mailed certificate to arrive. Emailed certificates sent within 2-3 business days. 

For questions about sponsoring, please contact wlmb@whitney.ufl.edu.

Sponsor a Turtle

Turtles Available for Sponsoring

Loves green peppers!



Recently deemed tumor free!



A small, but mighty patient!



Released 'Sponsor a Turtle' Patients

Sea Turtle Patient Asparagus Release Tuesday, July 20

 Sea Turtle Asparagus

We are excited to announce that we will release Asparagus on Tuesday, July 20 at 12 p.m. at the beach side of River to Sea Preserve Boardwalk (Marineland Beach) in the town of Marineland, Florida. Prior to release, Asparagus will be fitted with a satellite tag from a partnership between the Sea Turtle Conservancy and South Carolina Department of Natural Resources! Read More