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Turtle or Trouble-making Tortoise?

Bowser is a darling Sulcata tortoise at “Hoo” Haven. When he came in (just before I began volunteering almost three years ago), he was in rough shape and his survival was uncertain. 473 more words

The Usurpers--Chapter X

Last time on the Usurpers, Avith had a terrible feeling that something had gone wrong (yet again). Today, she sets off with Jeruel to figure out what that is. 6,228 more words

Stories

Basal turtles with a lateral temporal fenestra

Today let’s look at
Glyptops plicatulus (Marsh 1890; AMNH 336; Late Jurassic), an associated skull, shell, and partial skeleton (Fig. 1). Gaffney (1979) reported, … 429 more words

Reptile Family Tree

Are Turtles Too Slow?

(Turtle Cove, USA) This just in as of 3 months ago: Turtles, Are They Too Slow? A new study shows that half of Americans can’t even tell you how fast an average turtle is putzing around. 247 more words

Lifestyle

turtles and turpins

I have become a little obsessed by our pond.   Back in January when we moved in to Our Towers it looked like this:

(That’s a still from a video I took because the queen of before and after photos forgot to take any garden before-s.  486 more words

Pog Life

BREAKING: Mitch McConnell Agrees to Back Hemp Legalization to Avoid Cocaine Scandal

Reports of a backdoor deal involving “Turtle Man” Mitch McConnell suggest the Senate Majority Leader is pushing hemp legalization in exchange for being cleared of pending cocaine charges. 98 more words

Politics