Diet of Loggerhead Turtle?

Answer The loggerhead sea turtle, or Caretta caretta, has one of the largest and most varied diets of all turtle species in the world. It will eat just about any small animal and a number of plants. Howev... Read More »

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Eastern Painted Turtle Diet?

The Eastern painted turtle is a semi-aquatic medium-sized turtle native to North America. It spends most of its time in the water but comes to land to lay eggs and bask in the sun. It is omnivorous... Read More »

What are the differences between an adequate diet balanced diet moderate diet and varied diet?

An adequate diet contains all nutrients necessary for long-term survival. It may not necessarily be optimal or have any variety. A balanced diet refers to a diet that does not have too much of jus... Read More »

What is a loggerhead?

The loggerhead (Caretta caretta) is one of seven species of sea turtle roaming the tropical and temperate regions of the Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian oceans. The loggerhead has a proportionally la... Read More »

Are turtle shells supposed to fall off the turtle?

No, turtle shells aren't supposed to fall off. A shell is made from bone and plates made of keratin called scutes. Many freshwater turtles will shed their scutes as they grow but they do not shed t... Read More »