50-yr.-old rescued sea turtle making a comeback in Vegas - WNCT

50-yr.-old rescued sea turtle making a comeback in Vegas

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He was found washed up off North Carolina’s coast back in 1999.  Nearly 10 years later, O.D. the sea turtle was found again, this time in Florida and he was hurt. 

Now, at 50-years-old, O.D. is making a comeback in Vegas!  Weighing in at 320 pounds, O.D. has a new home at Mandalay Bay's shark reef aquarium. 

He joins two other green sea turtles and 22 other species there including rays, fish and sharks.

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