Are turtle shells supposed to fall off the turtle?

Answer 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 »

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What kind of turtle is a painted turtle?

The range of Chrysemys picta, the painted turtle, extends from coast to coast in the United States and spills over into adjacent areas of Canada and Mexico. This colorful turtle lives in a watery w... Read More »

How to Look After a Turtle?

How to take care of a turtle any water living kind.

How to Wax a Car With Turtle Wax?

Turtle Wax protects a car's surface from stains and it keeps the car's exterior shiny. Instead of paying to have your car waxed, you can wax it yourself. The Turtle Wax brand offers different wax a... Read More »

How to Buy a Turtle?

Turtles are fun and require less attention then a dog or cat, and are a lot smaller. Buying a turtle is easy, if you know what to do, where to look, and what to get. And if you don't, read on!