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  1. Youth Pet Fest at Summit County Fair welcomes allRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Park Record

    ... have livestock to show at the fair," English said. "So they can still bring one of their pets. Kids have brought pet turtles and pet rocks. It's just great." Wilkinson, who now lives in Deweyville, participated in the event for many years before ...

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  2. Notes from the Field: Multistate Outbreak of Human Salmonella Poona...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... exposure and has posed a particular risk to small children ( 1 , 2 ). Although the sale and distribution of small turtles (those with carapace [upper shell] lengths <4 inches [<10.2 cm]) is prohibited by federal law, they are still available for ...

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  3. Ben Vaughn shares his passion and inspiration behind his pop-up dinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... and excitement bleeds through. I once listened to a woman wax poetic for more than 30 minutes about her pet turtle. Turtles, as far as my interactions go, are not known for leading high-paced, action-packed and interesting lives. They sort of just ...

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  4. Pet turtles released into Wascana worrying biologistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | CBC News

    ... him. This is a concern for Chris Somers, an associate professor of biology at the University of Regina, because pet turtles carry all sorts of diseases and parasites that could harm wild turtles. "We don't want our native Western Painted turtles to ...

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  5. Non-native species being found in Wascana LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | GlobalNews

    A specific breed of turtle keeps showing up in Wascana Lake, prompting a plea from researchers to refrain from releasing pets into the wild. Researchers from the University of Regina and Wascana Centre Authority are asking people not to release their family pets after finding red-eared slider turtles in the lake.

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  6. Oakland: 10th annual Dimond Picnic in Park is true community eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Inside Bay Area

    ... helps lead the way with her paper crafts with Dimond staff out helping her," Doppelt said. "I bring out my pet turtles who have enjoyed teaching the picnickers about creek conservation and animal care." Community and service groups, Mayor Libby ...

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  7. Prepare pet turtles for Alamo's derbyRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2015 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    Set up the tiny treadmills and concoct a work out regimen to prepare your pet turtle for the ninth annual Turtle Derby.

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  8. New Jersey's 'beautiful turtles' struggling to surviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    ... and New Jersey's Department of Environmental Protection identifies it as a species of special concern. Eastern box turtles live from Maine to Georgia and west to the Mississippi, and are designated a species of concern or special concern in a number ...

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  9. The Rise, Fall And Resurgence Of The Pond Guy: AquascapeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... the family from New Jersey and moved them to Wheaton, Ill., he promised his son he'd build a pond for his pet turtles. "It leaked, turned green and my prized turtles migrated away," says Greg. But the experience proved invaluable. "It became my ...

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  10. All or Nothing at All showcases Frank Sinatra's life through his musicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... lms. Her hobbies include cooking, doodling, and finding local shops around Chicago, where she lives with her two pet turtles, Franklin and Roy. Follow her on Twitter: @MariaRamos1889. Contact Something Else! at [email protected]

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  11. HOH: Steve Chabot Confirms Passwords Not Related to Pet TurtlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Roll Call

    ... pets that revealed the name of Chabot's beloved reptile: Steve Chabot , R-Cincinnati, doesn't have a dog. He has turtles and believe us, we're biting our lip on this one. "He lets his kids name his pets. I guess you can tell that," press aide ...

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  12. A Romance With High ContrastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... playing on them in the tony Main Line Philadelphia confines of affluent grade school friends. We'd race our pet turtles and stage toy soldier sieges across their stark geometries. After I moved to New York, I was drawn to night spots that carried ...

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  13. Paramount and Marvel should let 'Daredevil' and 'TMNT' team upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... we hadn't seen before in the Marvel Unified Universe. It actually looks a lot like the 1990 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie, just with more pinks and purples. That similarity may not be a mistake but rather a comic inspiration coming full circle. ...

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  14. Dog starts London house fire by 'turning on cooker while jumping to get treats'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | The Independent

    ... and her daughter's boyfriend were in the house at the time. As they ran outside, they saved Leo along with two pet turtles, a snake and a hamster renamed "Smokey" by firefighters, Southwark News reported. It took 14 firefighters to tackle the blaze ...

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  15. Presidio's Mountain Lake begins revival with native fishRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | SFGate

    ... five years of dredging and the removal of hundreds of invasive critters - from koi to full-grown carp, discarded pet turtles, and even an alligator. Before the fish could be brought in, biologists had replanted the lake with native vegetation to ...

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  16. This Tortoise Will Have A Happier Life, Thanks To Her New 3D-Printed ShellRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Switched

    ... themselves more" before acquiring tortoises as pets, he said. Sadly, improper diets and care are common among pet turtles and tortoises. Cleopatra was "not an exception to the rule," Novelli said. "It's almost standard." Right now, Cleopatra only ...

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  17. 10 Non-Fish Aquarium PetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | MSN Living

    Turtles are among the most popular pets, but there are many different kinds, and they require different habitats. The most popular aquatic/semi-aquatic pet turtle is the red-eared slider, which also has the distinction of being the turtle species whose name sounds the most like a skateboarding trick.

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  18. Fire Rips Through Lodi Home, Family Out SafelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... Jodi Bacon For [...] All of the people living inside the home were able to get out safely - and a couple of pet turtles were rescued from the home by firefighters. "There's extensive fire damage on the second floor. We're going to be out here for ...

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  19. 'Big Bang Theory' Season 8 Episode 17: 'The Colonization Application' recapRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... and Amy are next seen arguing as they arrive back at Sheldon's apartment, sans turtle. Sheldon poked one of the turtles and it bit his finger which is seen with a band-aid. Amy and Sheldon argue back and forth about why Sheldon should have informed ...

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  20. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Roll Into 2015 North American International Toy FairRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Fresh off a wildly successful 2014 in which the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures were ranked the #1 selling toy according to the NPD Group, Playmates Toys, the company behind the popular toy line, is thrilled to reveal its all-new 2015 offerings during North American International Toy Fair. Inspired by season 4 of Nickelodeon's hit TV series, Playmates Toys will introduce its biggest extension to date in the line called Mutations, extensions to the successful Half Shell Heroes preschool line and a new die-cast segment called T-Machines; in addition to new action figures, vehicles, role play and playsets.

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