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 »

What does the number 17 symbolize?

The number 17 has some significance. If you look at the numbers separately, the number 1 signifies independance and exploration, while the number 7 means introspection and wisdom. If you add them t... Read More »

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What does fry bread symbolize?

Also called squaw bread, fry bread is a symbol of South Dakota. It was deemed the official bread of South Dakota in 2005. A Native American food, fry bread can be served with sweet or savory toppin... Read More »