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Sun, 24 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Costa Rica's Playa Grande resort has long been famous because of the leatherback sea turtles national park, night tours of sea turtles and the sea turtles museum. Many tours come to there in order to see the sea turtles. However, the disorder development of the towns and cities together with the rise of the temperature and the rise of sea level, which have all greatly reduced the number of Pacific sea turtles.
Mon, 18 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500The people in Hong Kong deeply love green turtles, but this kind of marine animal is facing a risk of extinction. In order to save green turtles, Hong Kong government has taken a series of measures, including tracking sea turtles with satellites and protecting them. But many people were worried about the small effect of the protection move.
Sun, 17 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Sea turtles appeared on earth as early as more than 200 million years ago, they are known as the living fossil. The sea turtles have the longest lifespan of up to 152 years, it is the old god of longevity in all the wild animals. The coastal people regarded turtles as the longevity mascot precisely because of the turtles longevity. There are eight species of sea turtles in the ocean, of which four produced in China, mainly in Guangdong, Hainan and other coast cities, the largest number of species in China is green sea turtles.
Sat, 16 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500At 10:00 AM, January 10, 2010, several tourists who were taking a walk on Shenzhen Xiaomeisha beach reported to local TV station that an injured sea turtle was washed ashore by waves. A reporter and a technician of Xiameisha Sea World went to the scene in no time.
Sun, 27 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500Evolution of sea turtles... All of turtle species living in ocean are called sea turtle. It is a kind of peculiar and mysterious migratory marine animal. It is also the largest reptile in marine world. As early as 250 million years ago, the ancestor of sea turtle together with dinosaur experienced a thriving period. Dinosaur has died out, but with its vitality, sea turtle has been living till today.
Sat, 31 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500You should be a responsible pet owner if you intend on having exotic pets. You should personally consider your lifestyle in finding the perfect exotic pet. You should be committed as a owner in providing the needs of your exotic pet in order to survive.
Mon, 20 Aug 2007 00:00:00 -0400For about one hundred million years, our waters have been visited by the green (Chelonia mydas) and the logger-head (Caretta caretta) turtles. The green turtle only nests in Cyprus, south-east Turkey and sometimes in Israel.
Tue, 29 May 2007 00:00:00 -0400Prolaps represents a turning inside out and outside of the turtle's body of their cloaca in females or penises in males and it occasionally happens to the majority of these animals. The prolapses are not dangerous nor painful for the turtle.
Fri, 23 Feb 2007 00:00:00 -0500The most frequent species of turtles chosen as pets are horsfields and Russian tortoises. They are very little (about 15 cm in length) and are ideal for the English people because the temperature in U.K. favors them and their need to hibernate in winter.
Thu, 22 Feb 2007 00:00:00 -0500Turtles belong to the class of reptiles; what makes the difference from others is the shell, absent in other reptiles. The external shell is known as the carapace, while the interior is known as the plastron.
Thu, 22 Feb 2007 00:00:00 -0500In case your little turtle is ill, it is very important for its water to be very clean, for its food to be appropriate and carefully chosen and for the temperature to be sufficiently high. The absence of any of these factors causes your pet to get sick.
Wed, 14 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400Turtles are fascinating pets to own, but many people get them not knowing how to care for them. They need to have the right amount of space, light, shade, and moisture to survive. You need to learn what turtles require before you get one.
Sat, 19 Nov 2005 00:00:00 -0500You might want at some time to breed your turtles. Or you will buy a baby turtle. In both cases you must know some important baby turtle care facts that will help you in healthy growing them. If one decides to get a baby turtle, in the majority of cases he will go to a pet store and will choose the qutest little green turtle that he sees. but pleaser have in mind that a baby turtle it's a little more delicate that a mature turtle so there are specific turtle care aspects that you mustn't forget.
Fri, 18 Nov 2005 00:00:00 -0500Let's talk a little about colds. Any living animal can catch a cold. The same thing can happen to your beloved turtle pet. If this happens to your turtle than there are many turtle care methods to treat your turtle.