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Meet Romey, a Mischievous Cat WhoâEUR(TM)s Part Sheep, Part Turtle
Offbeat  (tags: social cat of the week, devonshire rex, sheep, turtle, poodle, alien, adorable pics! )

Barb
- 90 days ago - catster.com
Meet the captivating Devonshire Rex with a sweet tooth whose humans swear he's an alien.
Remarkable Way This 70 Year Old Turtle Survived After Someone Stabbed Her With A Screwdriver
Offbeat  (tags: Turtle, Screwdriver, Illinois, Survival )

Derek
- 268 days ago - earthables.com
Paul and Diane Tuttle were outside their home in the Chillicothe neighborhood of Illinois when something unimaginable happened. They noticed a turtle wandering near their yard, but this wasn't any ordinary turtle. The poor old turtle had been stabbed.
Dog Saves Stranded Sea Turtle on New England Beach
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, dog, turtle, rescue, unusual, interesting )

Marcia
- 435 days ago - arcamax.com
Officials said the turtle would likely not have survived further exposure to the sub 20-degree temperatures experienced at the beach on Monday morning.
This Turtle Is Fluorescent, and Scientists Aren't Sure Why (Videos)
Offbeat  (tags: discovery, flourescent, turtle, unusual, interesting, hawksbill sea turtle )

Barb
- 541 days ago - aol.com
A hawksbill sea turtle was recently found that is stumping scientists. The turtle was glowing, but not through bioluminescence like a firefly or plankton that turns tides blue. It's biofluorescent, according to marine biologist David Gruber.
Amazing GoPro Footage Shows Turtle Eye View of the Great Barrier Reef
Offbeat  (tags: WWF, turtle, go pro, eye view, video, Great Barrier Reef, coral, Australia )

Scooby
- 634 days ago - independent.co.uk
WWF release never before seen footage from the point of view of a turtle in the Great Barrier Reef.
Dinosaur-Like Turtle With Terrifying Spikes and a Ferocious Beak Emerges From Russia River âEUR" Thousands of Miles From Its Nativ
Offbeat  (tags: turtle, russia, spikes, washed, dinosaur )

Scooby
- 635 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
With its shell covered in spikes and its sharp beak, the creature looks more dinosaur than turtle.
Cat and Turtle   video
Offbeat  (tags: cat, turtle, animals, funny, off-beat, performance, pets, unusual )

Lone
- 748 days ago - youtube.com
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Turtle's Broken Shell Held Together With Wires, Pins and Glue
Offbeat  (tags: animals, turtle, broken shell, health, protection, society, wildlife )

Lone
- 1005 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
An injured turtle is literally being pieced back together with wires, steel pins, epoxy glue and a bracket at a Manitoba wildlife shelter, after its shell was badly cracked this week.
Daily Cute: Baby Sea Lion Grabs Turtle Taxi (Funny Video!!)
Offbeat  (tags: turtle, sea lion, hitchhiker, funny, video )

Barb
- 1410 days ago - care2.com
In the Galapagos, anything is possible. Including interspecies casual carpool!
Last-Of-His-Kind Galapagos Tortoise Dies At 100
Offbeat  (tags: turtle, tortoise, Galapagos, dead, animals, bizarre, environment, odd, off-beat, news, photos, unusual, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1736 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Lonesome George, the last remaining tortoise of his kind and a conservation icon, died on Sunday of unknown causes, the Galapagos National Park said. He was thought to be about 100 years old. Lonesome George was found in 1972 and had become a symbol..
U.S. Arrests Man With Snakes and Tortoises in Pants at Airport
Offbeat  (tags: snakes, turtle, americans, animals, bizarre, crime, ethics, humans, news, off-beat, photos, pictures, police, protection, society, unusual, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 2036 days ago - cbsnews.com
(CBS News) U.S. officials arrested a man at Miami International Airport last week trying to board a Brazil-bound flight, after they found seven exotic snakes and three tortoises hidden in his pants.
Turtle Wants Cat's Attention (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: cat, turtle, cuteness, video, funny, goodnews, happy news )

Barb
- 2136 days ago - care2.com
Turtle: "Hey! Hi! Look over here!" Cat: "Nope, not looking at you..."
Vietnam Scrambles to Save Hanoi's Sacred Turtle
Offbeat  (tags: Vietnam, clean up, saving, turtle )

Tarequl
- 2203 days ago - daily-sun.com
Hanoi: Hundreds of people are working around the clock to clean up a lake in the heart of Vietnam's capital in hopes of saving a rare, ailing giant turtle that is considered a sacred symbol of Hanoi.
Disabled Turtle Finds Romance After Being Fitted With Custom Skateboard
Offbeat  (tags: animals, GoodNews, treatment, turtle, mating )

Tom
- 3125 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
A disabled turtle is using her new set of wheels to get around in more ways than one. Officials at the Jerusalem Zoo say the 10-year-old spurred tortoise has begun mating since being fitted with a custom skateboard to overcome paralysis of her hind legs.
 

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