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  1. Don't dump pets in Burnaby ponds, city saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Burnaby Now

    ... any live fish into B.C.'s lakes or streams without (a) permit," Yong wrote in an email to the NOW. Common pet turtles and fish - like koi, goldfish and red-eared sliders - are considered invasive species because they are not naturally found in B.C. ...

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  2. Prepare pet turtles for Alamo's derbyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    Set up the tiny treadmills and concoct a work out regimen to prepare your pet turtle for the eighth annual Turtle Derby. The event is planned for Saturday, July 5 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Alamo Mission Museum. For more information, see the June 26 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

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  3. Jetcost: The ten Strangest Things People Have Attempted to Take on a PlaneRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Business Wire

    ... pets before boarding the plane. A man tried to board a plane in Miami for Brazil with bags full of exotic snakes and turtles hidden in his pants. The Transportation Security Administration spokesman, Jonathon Allen, said the man was withheld after ...

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  4. TMNT (2012) Season 2, Episode 7: Slash and DestroyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2013 | Examiner.com

    "Slash and Destroy" starts off with Donatello experimenting with the mutagen that the turtles have collected, and once again he causes an explosion, but this time, Raphael's pet turtle "Spike" almost gets hurt by the debris.

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  5. Don't dump pets in Burnaby ponds, city saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Burnaby Now

    ... any live fish into B.C.'s lakes or streams without (a) permit," Yong wrote in an email to the NOW. Common pet turtles and fish - like koi, goldfish and red-eared sliders - are considered invasive species because they are not naturally found in B.C. ...

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  6. Turtle crossings sometimes need a little helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Coastal Point

    ... Route 1 and seeing the "Turtle Crossing" signs. But over the years I have never been fortunate enough to see any turtles crossing Route 1. I do, however, occasionally come across eastern box turtles, sliders and some snappers crossing many of the ...

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  7. Turtles race to victory at San Juan FiestaRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... "Today, there's a mixture of kids and young adults - or adults who think they're kids - that want to jockey their turtles to victory." When the Turtle Derby first started, only eight turtles competed. Since then, the event has attracted as many as ...

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  8. Hallsville Heritage Days participants enjoy watching turtles race, frogs jumpRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | Missourian

    ... the Hallsville Heritage Days turtle race and frog jump contests. "The girls really enjoy going and hunting for their turtles and watching them race," Lori Leer, Abby's mother, said. The Leers have been coming to the Heritage Days and competing in ...

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  9. George RR MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | ABC News

    George RR Martin wrote his first stories when he was only five, creating worlds on Mars and mythical kingdoms populated by pet turtles.

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  10. Drying of Overfelt Gardens in San Jose affects habitat of abandoned turtlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | KLIV

    Pet turtles abandoned at Overfelt Gardens in San Jose are losing their habitat to the drought.

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  11. China bans baby pandas from predicting 2014 World Cup winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Russia Taday

    ... mass expectations. Banned by Chinese vets for "safety and health" reasons, the baby pandas will be replaced by turtles. A team of giant panda cubs was supposed to predict winners of the football tournament by choosing specific food, climbing trees ...

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  12. Turtles Replace Panda Cubs To Predict World Cup ResultsRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... the move, saying "human overexposure would have harmed the pandas". Chinese fans soon found a replacement -- pet turtles. Pictures were posted online Sunday showing soccer fans making turtles choose leaves from a choice of team names written on ...

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  13. MechanismsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | Room 8

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  14. The End, My Friend Book ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | BellaOnline

    ... for supplies. Of course their beloved cat, sudsy, who is being treated for cancer, is with them, as well as two pet turtles. During the course of the novel, as Tony and Evo are traveling, they run into unsavory characters and gang members at every ...

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  15. Cowabunga! Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles return to TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2012 | Examiner.com

    That's right your favorite heroes in a half shell are back. This October Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles returns to T.V. via a CG-animated series.

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  16. TMNT (2012) Season 2, Episode 7: Slash and DestroyRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2013 | Examiner.com

    "Slash and Destroy" starts off with Donatello experimenting with the mutagen that the turtles have collected, and once again he causes an explosion, but this time, Raphael's pet turtle "Spike" almost gets hurt by the debris.

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  17. Newspaper Advertisement for Pet Turtles Prompts Swift Response from ANRRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2010 | Examiner.com

    A recent advertisement in a local newspaper showing pet turtles has resulted in the issuance of a reminder from the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources on why wild animals should not be kept as pets.

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  18. Bring Home a Turtle, Cat, or Dog from Larimer Humane Society -Meet the Pets of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... the shelter and is hopeful for a new, permanent habitat. Larry is a red-eared slider, the most popular breed of pet turtles, and he is sure to impress you with his effortless tricks as he slides off rocks into water with the greatest of ease. He can ...

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  19. Get Out: Laughing Brook to celebrate turtlesRead the original story

    May 17, 2014 | MassLive.com

    They'll be celebrating all things turtles at Mass Audubon's Laughing Brook Wildlife Sanctuary on Saturday, May 24. Laughing Brook Turtle and Field Day will include a nature hike, ponding, an author talk, and games, crafts and activities for children.

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  20. Turtle trapping to take place this weekend at Phoenix ZooRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | KTVK Phoenix

    It's estimated that every year, hundreds of unwanted pet turtles are released into the "moat" in front of the Phoenix Zoo.

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