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Cooter Turtles

Try to be like the turtle – at ease in your own shell – Bill CopelandThere was a time when if you wanted to see a turtle, you either went to the zoo or spent some time on the banks of rivers and lakes down South, watching them bask in the sun and laze around …

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Turtle Sounds

Do turtles make sounds?It may come as a surprise to learn that turtles don’t actually have any vocal cords. You may have witnessed a turtle making a strange sound, or even videos online of turtles making hilarious noises.This is because, despite their lack of vocal cords, turtles are still able to produce a huge range …

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Turtle Identification

Pretty much anyone can tell the difference between a sea turtle and a land tortoise. But, when it comes to turtles, there are many different subspecies. It’s important to know the different types of turtles and the subspecies of those turtles. If you own or are considering buying a turtle, knowing exactly what species it is …

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What Do Turtles Eat?

You may be forgiven for thinking turtles have a very plain, some would say, “boring” diet. This is far from the truth! Their diets are as weird and wonderful as humans. With over 300 species of this unique reptile, their diets are diverse for each one. What a turtle eats depends on many factors including its …

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