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“Very educational” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Sea Turtle, Inc.

Sea Turtle, Inc.
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Owner description: Ila Loetscher, the "Turtle Lady of South Padre Island", originally formed our organization to save the Kemp's ridley sea turtle in 1977. Now we are a sea turtle hospital with a mission to rehabilitate and release any injured sea turtles, increase awareness concerning their safety and habitat, and assist with conservation efforts for all sea turtle species. We are funded by donations, grants and gift shop proceeds-- For rehabilitated sea turtle and hatchling release text message notifications, please see our website membership page. See you at Sea Turtle, Inc.!
Spokane, Washington
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46 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Very educational”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2013

Stopped in here because it was right across from our hotel. It was very interesting and the staff seem very enthusiastic about their work. Certainly will think differently about these interesting creatures! Dedicated people working on saving the species. Thank you.

Visited November 2013
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Jacksonville TX
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102 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Must see on SPI”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2013

I couldn't wait to visit Sea Turtle Inc and I wasn't disappointed. Very educational and entertaining. Yes, the area is small and cramped but they are in the process of building a new facility and the plans look amazing. They are doing great work here!

Visited November 2013
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Dallas, Texas
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142 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
“Taking care of the turtles”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2013

This is a very basic place, filled with love and caring for the turtles. We were amazed and saddened by the injuries and heartened by those that devote their lives to restoration and healing. Well done!!!!

Visited November 2013
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Gainesville, Georgia, United States
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Doing Mother Natures Work”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2013

Thank you to the Sea Turtle Inc folks for their great work rescuing native turtles and nursing them back to health!

Visited November 2013
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“Wonderful place to see seaturtles!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2013

My husband and I went there to see the sea turtles and it was a really wonderful place. They are doing wonderful things for the sea turtles there. Awesome and a MUST GO!!!! No fee but they do encourage donations.. Which you will be more than happy donating after seeing the turtles!

Visited September 2013
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