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Turtle Gets New Pair of Artificial Flippers
Animals  (tags: turtle, protection, rescued, GoodNews )

Giana
- 430 days ago - news.discovery.com
A sea turtle that lost her front legs to a shark attack was bidding to match "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius on Tuesday, as she donned the latest in artificial flipper technology in Japan.
LEATHERBACK SEA TURTLE - PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: CThunderbird, sacred, turtle, biggest, tropics, leatherback, amphibian.endangered, animalrights, reptiles, fish, zoo, animals, animaladvocates, death, protection )

Julie
- 433 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The leatherback sea turtle (Demochelys coriacea) is the earth's biggest turtle and has the largest range of any species, swimming all over the globe from the tropics to the sub-polar regions. When it comes time to dig a nest and lay its eggs, MORE
Adorable Video Of Animals Riding Other Animals :)
Animals  (tags: animals, turtle, dogs, cats, horse, birds, cute, video, funny )

Lindsey
- 796 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Check out our favorite videos of animals giving rides to their friends and help rank the cutest!
Deadly Turltle Virus- WWF Needs Your Help
Animals  (tags: turtle, animals, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, investigation, killing, protection, sadness, wildanimals, suffering, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 921 days ago - support.wwf.org.au
I am a college student and know how hard it is to find money nowadays, I am not asking you to donate. But I thought I should share this article to inform you of what WWF has discovered. These poor turtles are suffering and dying from a fatal virus.
"Heat Proof" Eggs Help Turtles Cope With Hot Beaches
Animals  (tags: turtle, eggs, beach, AnimalWelfare, animals, conservation, endangered, GoodNews, goodnews, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 935 days ago - happynews.com
Sea turtles face an uncertain future as a warming climate threatens to reduce their reproductive viability. However, new research led by the University of Exeter and published this week in Proceedings of the Royal Society B shows that some turtles are ...
Turtle's Improbable Survival Is Cheered in Florida
Animals  (tags: turtle, released, AnimalWelfare, animals, conservation, endangered, environment, ethics, GoodNews, goodnews, habitat, humans, protection, rescued, wildanimals, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 952 days ago - happynews.com
.Andre, an endangered green turtle, crawls to the ocean after a 414 day stay at the Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach, Florida. Hundreds gathered in Florida to watch the release of a green sea turtle that overcame massive injuries.
Unique Pig-Nosed Turtle Reaches Brink of Extinction
Animals  (tags: Unique Pig-Nosed, Turtle )

Suzane
- 1012 days ago - treehugger.com
Among all the world's turtles, the pig-nosed turtle is unique. Like a marine turtle, the pig-nosed has long, flipper-like appendages, but it also has movable digits like fresh water turtles. Indeed, it's the last surviving species of a family of turtles b
Vietnam Finally Nets Legendary Turtle for Treatment
Animals  (tags: animals, turtle, giant freshwater turtle, wildanimals, environment, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1109 days ago - stuff.co.nz
Experts in Hanoi have captured a legendary giant turtle for medical treatment. The turtle, weighing some 200kg, may be suffering the effects of pollution, snaggings by fish hooks, attacks from smaller red ear turtles that have proliferated in the lake.
Another Turtle With Two Heads?!
Animals  (tags: Another, Turtle, Two, Heads )

Ivana
- 1174 days ago - petsfoto.com
Is this yet another miracle of nature or the result of systematic destruction of the planet Earth? You can evaluate yourself. It is still unfortunately the latter.
RSPCA Slams Indigenous Hunting Cruelty
Animals  (tags: turtle, tortured, youtube video, horrific cruelty, questions, investigation, indigenous hunting, australia )

Simone
- 1469 days ago - brisbanetimes.com.au
The RSPCA has slammed indigenous hunting practices after a video showing the alleged slaughter of a turtle was posted on YouTube. The video shows a turtle, which appears to be alive, having its flippers severed while it thrashes its head in pain
Save Our Sea Turtles. ACTION ALERT.
Animals  (tags: conservation, death, endangered, Australia, turtle, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cheryl
- 1522 days ago - customercommunities.com.au
Australia is the one of the few countries in the world that has six of the world's seven species of sea turtle, .but incredibly, our turtles are in danger..
Woman Indicted for Turning Sea Turtle Parts Into Guitar Picks
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, China, Hawksbill, sea, turtle, parts, extinction, death, environment, protection, arrest, crime, felony )

Tom
- 1846 days ago - mercurynews.com
A Santa Rosa woman has been indicted in federal court in San Francisco for allegedly taking part in the illegal trade of endangered Hawksbill sea turtle parts from China into the United States, authorities said today.
Turtle, Shark Found Dead on North Coast
Animals  (tags: oregon, marine wildlife, shark, turtle, washed up on beach, green sea turtle and a salmon shark, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, death, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1934 days ago - statesmanjournal.com
Seaside -- A Manzanita family found an unusual treasure during a beach-combing trip Tuesday on the Oregon Coast: a green sea turtle washed ashore in Cannon Beach.The family took the dead turtle and called authorities, said Seaside Aquarium general manager
Lonesome George's First Sex in Decades Ends in Disappointment
Animals  (tags: galapagos, wildlife, wild animals, turtle, george, mating, infertile egges, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 1960 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The 90-year-old raised hopes earlier in the summer when he successfully mated with two female tortoises of another subspecies after decades of disinterest in the other sex. The resulting batch of around a dozen eggs caused excitement around the world that
Green Sea Turtle Reveals Oceanic Highway
Animals  (tags: australia, oceans, marine wildlife, turtle, journey, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2181 days ago - news.com.au
AFTER a remarkable 1400km journey, she has finally arrived in WA. For two months green sea turtle Dorte has hitch-hiked the ocean currents from Java to WA in search of shallow waters full of lush green sea beds. She is one of the first green turtle
 

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