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Wildlife Center Rescues a Turtle Covered in Graffiti

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The intricate coloring of a turtle's shell is the result of millions of years of evolution, yet someone apparently thought they could improve upon it. They were wrong. Earlier this week, the good folks at the Wildlife Center of Virginia rescued

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Animae C (514)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 4:38 pm
Thank goodness for the good folks at the Wildlife Center of Virginia!


Animae C (514)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 4:39 pm
Kelly i hope it's OK to ask for signs on my petition here, they've really slowed down.

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Nancy Black (308)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 6:14 pm
Noted, tweeted, shared, tweeted, shared. There is no doubt that man and pride goes before a fall; some one thought they could do a better job on this turtle's shell than the Creator.

Gloria picchetti (304)
Monday June 17, 2013, 10:24 am
Poor turtle had to be washed so much.

Connie O (44)
Monday June 17, 2013, 11:01 am
Stupid kids...hopefully not a dumb adult.

Dianne D (490)
Monday June 17, 2013, 2:39 pm
What an idiot with no regard for life. An adult did this to a neighbor's turtle and the paint made the turtle very sick.

Birgit W (160)
Monday June 17, 2013, 8:05 pm
I read this article already on Care2, thanks.

Veselin Varbanov (23)
Saturday June 22, 2013, 9:23 am
Great job..for cleaning it.

Melania Padilla (122)
Wednesday June 26, 2013, 2:28 pm
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