Welcome Green Monsters! We're your online guide to making conscious choices that help people, animals and the planet.
Download food monster: the biggest, baddest, yummiest vegan food app!
Buy the #EatForThePlanet book
single

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR Newsletter

We all know what it’s like to return home after a stay away. There’s nothing like turning the keys into your front door after a long vacation or walking through your hometown after years of living elsewhere.

And turtles surely feel the same way. In this touching video, staff at Brevard Zoo release a sea turtle named “Wow” back into his natural home: the waters of Satellite Beach. As the water washes over him, all we can say is … “wow.” There’s something truly magical about watching this turtle slide into the gentle waves of the ocean.

This video reminds us that all animals deserve to be kept in the wild … not in captivity. Let’s join the staff in welcoming Wow back home!  If you’d like to help turtles like this happy fellow live the best life possible, you can start with your daily actions! To learn more about how you can help protect turtles and other marine animals, join One Green Planet’s #CrushPlastic campaign.

Want to read more posts like this? Sign up for our newsletter below!​

Browse through some recent posts below:

This Man Filmed Himself Brutally Beating a Dog and Said He Will Do the Same to Women – He MUST Be Arrested

French Schools to Provide Meat-Free Meals Once a Week and Eliminate Single-Use Plastics Thanks to New Law

WTH?! USFWS Has Decided to Allow Unlawful Import of a Black Rhino Killed By a Trophy Hunter

There Is Nothing More Pure Than This ‘Honorary Cat Grandpa’ Who Volunteers and Naps With Special Needs Cats

Disclosure: One Green Planet accepts advertising, sponsorship, affiliate links and other forms of compensation, which may or may not influence the advertising content, topics or articles written on this site. Click here for more information.

10 comments on “The Epic Moment a Rehabilitated Turtle Returns to His Ocean Home (VIDEO)”

Click to add comment
Marilena Drakou
2 Years Ago

Helena Zepetes xxxx


Reply
Victoria Kulaszewski
2 Years Ago

Kelsey Wydendorf


Reply
Evelyn Luchesi
2 Years Ago

This is our zoo here in Brevard county. Thanks to Sea world and our local laws protecting the turtles are very high priority.


Reply
Lisa Clarke
2 Years Ago

Tasting the familiar and heading home free well done.


Reply
Blehsadeh Roberts Erpelding
2 Years Ago

Is that a cat in a hat? Robb Erpelding


Reply
Barbara-Jean Marquardt
2 Years Ago

Awe <3


Reply
Michelle Vanelli
2 Years Ago

❤️


Reply
Carol Gover
2 Years Ago

Finally, where he belongs - home.


Reply
One Green Planet
25 Apr 2016

María L Cabán
2 Years Ago

Yes!


Reply


Subscribe to our Newsletter




Follow us on


Do Not Show This Again

×

Submit to OneGreenPlanet


Terms & Conditions ×
  GET FOOD MONSTER APPX