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Rescued giant turtles, endangered tortoises sent home to Malaysia

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: Four giant Asian turtles and two elongated tortoises, an endangered species, were repatriated to their home country Malaysia on Monday (Apr 16). 495 more words

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Why The Turtle Thoughts?

Starting a blog has been bouncing around in my head for a little while now. It solidified in my subconscious when I was having a bad executive dysfunction day and the only thing that could kickstart my brain was typing speed tests. 293 more words



Reading Mary Smith’s blog about turtles I realised I had a lovely picture of tortoises.

Can’t tell you anything about the new book until I find a cover, so here they are instead.


Celebrating Gopher Tortoise Day

Join us Saturday for Gopher Tortoise Day in the Park

We work with gopher tortoises year round here at Owl’s Nest but you can join us this weekend at… 798 more words


Shipments of protected African species to Asia soar: study

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com)

Animals such as ball pythons are popular in the Asian pet trade because of their docile nature and low space requirements, especially in crowded metropolises such as Hong Kong and Singapore… 527 more words

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Welcome to My Animal Obsession!

If you’ve found this page then congratulations! You’ve made it into my jungle of beautiful pets. I’ve established on the site that I’m the proud owner of 5 Cats, 1 Bird and a Tortoise. 56 more words


2/28/18: Burpees around the world with bear crawls in between!

Woke up not expecting 46° after all the previous warm weather. Although, it was a beautiful morning to work the body, mind, and spirit. YHC/QIC did not write down what the workout regimen was going to be but he did have an idea that he contemplated over several days leading up to his Q… the goal was to put the HIMs to the test and to keep everyone as a group (so to speak). 430 more words

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