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Nov 20, 2014

Big ol’ Boy

Facebook - Jay Brewer of Prehistoric Pets and The Reptile Zoo shows off a fabulous alligator snapping turtle that may have been alive during the American Civil War.

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Captive Bred Reptile Forums UK
Nov 19, 2014

Menorca Herping

Captive Bred Reptile Forums UK - See lots of photos of the reptiles that a member found during a field herping trip to Menorca including lizards, snakes and tortoises.

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Nov 18, 2014

Kamp Kenan: Sex Up My Tortoise

AnimalBytesTV - In this excellent episode, Kenan takes a peek at the undercarriage of turtles and tortoises to show how to tell the difference between male and female.

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Ball-Pythons.net
Nov 18, 2014

Phoenix Reptile Expo

Ball-Pythons.net - If you’ve ever wondered if the Phoenix expo is a good show, this will answer that question for you.  Check out tons of great pictures of many different...

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Facebook
Nov 16, 2014

Prehistoric Pets: How Old?

Facebook - Jay at Prehistoric Pets shows off a large snapping turtle that is likely to be over 150 years old.

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TortoiseForum.org
Nov 14, 2014

3D Box Turtles

TortoiseForum.org - Here are some trippy 3D images of charming box turtles. Get your glasses ready.

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Field Herp Forum
Nov 12, 2014

The Midwest 2014 Review

Field Herp Forum - From ice to high summer, you won’t want to miss this wrap-up of a year’s worth of herping with tons of gorgeous photos of amphibians, turtles, snakes, lizards...

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Field Herp Forum
Nov 10, 2014

Frogs, Crabs, and a Turtle

Field Herp Forum - This is an eclectic collection of superb photos from Kurt Orion G, showing off critters he has encountered around Malaysia.

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On the Web
Nov 9, 2014

2015 Turtle Calendar

On the Web - Turtle and tortoise lovers, look no further for next year’s calendar.  Get yours today from theTurtleRoom!

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The Reptile Report
Nov 7, 2014

Beautiful Turtles

The Reptile Report - Google maps has got nothing on these amazing yellow-blotched map turtles from Barry Lambert.        

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TortoiseForum.org
Nov 7, 2014

Bali Turtle Island

TortoiseForum.org - Here are some neat close-up pictures of gorgeous sea turtles.

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The Reptile Report
Nov 6, 2014

Boxy Beauty

The Reptile Report - Enjoy this fabulous box turtle from Barry Lambert.      

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TortoiseForum.org
Nov 4, 2014

Shipping a Boxy

TortoiseForum.org - A member is looking for information and instructions on safely shipping a box turtle from Alabama to New York.

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On the Web
Nov 2, 2014

Tracking Baby Sea Turtles

On the Web - Check out this great video and article about scientists using a tiny, new device called a nano-tag to track newly hatched loggerhead turtles as they flee from the...

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On the Web
Nov 2, 2014

Protecting Snapping Turtles?

On the Web - The US Fish & Wildlife Service is considering adding common snapping turtles to an international list of endangered animals, along with a number of other freshwater turtle species.

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On the Web
Nov 2, 2014

Plumper is Better

On the Web - At least when it comes to sea turtles.  This article describes a research finding showing that larger, rounder sea turtles swim more efficiently than longer, slender ones.

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Facebook
Nov 2, 2014

Turtle Twerk

Facebook - A short, fun video showing a turtle thoroughly enjoying its bath.

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Field Herp Forum
Oct 29, 2014

Episode VI: Return of the Clarkii

Field Herp Forum - Josh Holbrook takes us on an amazing adventure, looking into the underappreciated species of Nerodia clarkii.  From research labs to field observations, see tons of gorgeous snakes and...

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Reptile Forums UK
Oct 29, 2014

Turtles Galore

Reptile Forums UK - Take a look at this cute thread featuring a member’s charming selection of turtles.

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TortoiseForum.org
Oct 27, 2014

Boxy Babes

TortoiseForum.org - Enjoy this bunch of photos featuring a batch of absolutely adorable baby eastern box turtles.

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