Tara Vickrey, a sea turtle rehabilitation specialist at the Turtle Hospital in Marathon Key, prepares a cough suppressant that will be fed to one of the loggerhead turtles undergoing rehabilitation at the center. The turtle hospital is the only state-certified veterinary hospital in the world for sea turtles and while the loggerhead turtle is not on the endangered list several environmental organizations are fighting to get them added. Photographed on May 21 2010. Manuel Martinez/Staff

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Tara Vickrey, a sea turtle rehabilitation specialist at the Turtle Hospital in Marathon Key, prepares a cough suppressant that will be fed to one of the loggerhead turtles undergoing rehabilitation at the center. The turtle hospital is the only state-certified veterinary hospital in the world for sea turtles and while the loggerhead turtle is not on the endangered list several environmental organizations are fighting to get them added. Photographed on May 21 2010. Manuel Martinez/Staff

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