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and then there was a turtle

About a month or so ago, there was a Turtle of Enormous Size who decided to cross a road. A couple of men had stopped to help it across. 462 more words

How To Move A Snapping Turtle

Girl posts turtle mutilation online

Cedar Springs, MI (WXMI) — A graphic video of siblings sawing off the head of a turtle was recently posted to Facebook, sparking controversy.

Catrina Shears, 17, of Cedar Springs recently posted the 43 second video to Facebook. 314 more words


Snapping Turtles

As I’ve alluded to elsewhere, one of the really cool things about Canada is that humanity hasn’t killed off all the big interesting animals here yet (unlike in the UK); as well as that, Canada has turtles! 181 more words


Mr Cormorant Has A Bad Day

I was at the Celery Farm Natural Area this morning expecting a usual slow day. But to my surprise there was a lot going on. Some activity close, some far away, but still was fun to see. 190 more words


Super duper day!!!!

Finn’s biopsy was benign. Hallelujah!!!!! I cried like a baby for half an hour in the supply closet at school in pure, thankful, relief. And you know what, that was OK. 88 more words

Reptile in a box

So once upon a time my sisters and I were riding some Galapagos Tortoises (before you call PETA it was the 70’s and if you lived a 100 years in a gator farm you would want someone to ride you too) and my turtle walked over and bit my sister Lena around her tiny chicken leg. 706 more words