Do small turtles have more Salmonella than large turtles?

Answer Small turtles do not have more Salmonella than larger turtles. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration states turtles with shells less than four inches long were banned for sale because they were sma... Read More »

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How do snapping turtles eat?

Snapping turtles are opportunistic eaters, consuming nearly any food that can fit into their mouths. Snapping turtles ambush their prey from the bottom of a body of water. Alligator snapping turtle... Read More »

How Can I Find Sea Turtles?

Sea turtles are well-publicized endangered species. Marine pollution and illegal hunting have troubled their populations. That conservationists have made their plight known in a widespread fashion ... Read More »

Turtles in the Rainforest?

More than 260 turtle species exist today and many are endangered due to human predation and habitat loss caused by deforestation especially in tropical rainforests. While there are linguistic diffe... Read More »

Do pet turtles hibernate?

Pet water turtles--if kept inside and warm--do not need to hibernate. Still, you will notice that most pet turtles and tortoises will eat and move around less in the winter by nature.References:Cal... Read More »