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INFP: I'm a turtle.

You may see me as outgoing. Standing on top of my shell. This only happens when I am passionate about something.

You may see me as chill. 198 more words


The Florida Chicken Turtle

The Florida Chicken Turtle

By Kelly Dean

I was able to grab this shot of a dusty chicken turtle in a field behind my home. Usually the Florida sea turtles get all the press, so I thought I’d give this fellow a write-up, largely because Florida’s chicken turtle has its own subspecies you’ll only find here (Deirochelys reticularia chrysea). 207 more words


Southern Painted Turtle

A Southern Painted Turtle basking in the sun at Reelfoot Lake State Park.

What does a snail say when he rides on the back of a turtle?  “Whee!”  ~Will Durst

Reptile, #WorldWatercolorGroup

Because I am not fond of viewing reference photos of most reptiles, for today’s prompt I offer this little turtle.

He has a look of determination on his face and I wonder where he is off to, but rest assured he will not be arriving very quickly.  33 more words


WPC: A Good Match

In the Eye of the Beholder

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A Good Match

The Daily Post Photo Challenge:

“This week, share a photo of things that complement each other.”


Why did the turtle cross the road?

Because of the summerlike temperatures the Windsor area has been enjoying this week. “Right now, the animals are just like us — taking advantage of the fact that it’s nice and hot out, especially the ectothermic ones like turtles,” says Karen Cedar of the Ojibway Nature Centre. 103 more words

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