A plucky, playful sea turtle, Squirt idolizes his father Crush, and has inherited his dad's fearless and easy-going attitude. With his spunky personality and big, expressive eyes, Squirt bubbles with joy, loves to frolic in the ocean currents and surf with his father. Squirt's high-spirited personality allows him to make friends easily and enjoy each day as an interesting, new adventure.
Squirt is seen playing hide-and-seek with Dory and he then listens to Marlin's story of how he lost Nemo. He then gives Marlin and Dory instructions of how to exit the current they were riding. He attends school with Nemo at the end of the film as an exchange student. Squirt acts and talks just like his dad.