How to Buy a Turtle?

Answer 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!

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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 »

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 Use Turtle Wax Ice?

If you are looking to give your vehicle a pristine shine and glow than you probably should have your car waxed. Although it is possible to take your car into a car wash or other facility where wax ... Read More »

How to Pet a Turtle?

For those of you who own a pet turtle/tortoise, this is how to pet one without injuring the turtle.