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  1. Somebody Created a Real Life Super Mario World For CatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Curbed

    ... to other worlds in the process) and generally really exploring the world. A word of warning, though: if you have pet turtles, as much as you may want to, it's probably not a good idea to put them on this thing.

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  2. Speedy, New Plymouth's runaway turtle, has been returned homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Taranaki Daily News

    ... Reed said she would keep a closer eye on Speedy and was in the process of having a new aquarium built for the three turtles - "One they won't be able to escape from." Poles Smith said a few people had called to say it was their turtle but the Colson ...

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  3. Cowabunga! Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles return to TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2012 | Examiner.com

    That's right your favorite heroes in a half shell are back. This October Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles returns to T.V. via a CG-animated series.

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  4. Terrapin threat: Reptiles can pose salmonella riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... we thought it was just some blood clots, and then it would clear and heal. Then the doctors asked if we have small turtles or frogs at home," she recounted. The family keeps two turtles at home in a fish tank. According to the doctors, Mdm Yong's ...

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  5. Cowabunga! Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles return to TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2012 | Examiner.com

    That's right your favorite heroes in a half shell are back. This October Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles returns to T.V. via a CG-animated series.

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  6. Pet turtle owners panic after creatures are FROZEN by sub-zero temperaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Daily Mail

    Turtle owners across China have been posting pictures online of their beloved pets frozen in ice and raising concern for their safety. The water the turtles are being kept in is freezing around them making them trapped, and people have been asking for advice on social media on how to thaw them out, reports the People's Daily Online.

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  7. Cowabunga! Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles return to TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2012 | Examiner.com

    That's right your favorite heroes in a half shell are back. This October Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles returns to T.V. via a CG-animated series.

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  8. Recent OU grad joins HeraldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... Time, and Coca Cola. While he doesn't have any pets right now, he hopes to soon adopt a pet turtle, he said. "Sea turtles are my favorite animal and obviously, I can't get a sea turtle," he said with a laugh. a Kate Shelton is a Herald staff writer. ...

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  9. Frozen solid, abused turtle comes to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... container, was dead. "When we looked at her there were no signs of life," said Alicia Royer, nursing supervisor. But turtles can go into a state similar to hibernation when their heartbeat can drop to one or two beats a minute, she said. Not wanting ...

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  10. Illegal Trade In Tiny Pet Turtles Keeps Spreading SalmonellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | National Public Radio

    It's illegal to sell or distribute pet turtles with shells less than 4 inches long because they spread salmonella. iStockphoto hide caption It's illegal to sell or distribute pet turtles with shells less than 4 inches long because they spread salmonella.

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  11. Illegal pet turtles causing salmonella outbreaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | New York Daily News

    The turtles, smaller than 4 inches, have been banned as pets since 1975, yet they remain easy to find. A little too easy considering 473 people fell ill just between 2011 and 2013, according to a new study in Pediatrics.

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  12. Salmonella outbreaks from small turtles reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Small turtles are popular pets for small children; however, salmonella infections, known as turtle-associated salmonellosis is a current-and recurring--public health issue. A new study, published in the January 2016 issue of the journal Pediatrics has investigated the situation.

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  13. Letters to SantaRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | Chilliwack Times

    ... Are the reindeer being good? I do not know if I am going some where. I am going to see you in the mall. I love turtles. I love candy canes. Me and my family might mack your favourite cookies we might give a carrot to rudollf. Thank you for the bow ...

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  14. U.S. salmonella outbreak across nine states investigatedRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2015 | Reuters

    ... lla outbreak linked to imported cucumbers from Mexico, according to the CDC. Two other outbreaks associated with pet turtles infected 51 people in 16 states between Jan. 22 and Sept. 8, 2015, with 15 patients requiring hospitalization, the CDC said.

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  15. U.S. salmonella outbreak across nine states investigatedRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2015 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... lla outbreak linked to imported cucumbers from Mexico, according to the CDC. Two other outbreaks associated with pet turtles infected 51 people in 16 states between Jan. 22 and Sept. 8, 2015, with 15 patients requiring hospitalization, the CDC said.

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  16. Football: Longmont's Scrappy Turtle, the ultimate competitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Daily Camera

    It goes well beyond his affinity for Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael and Donatello - a.k.a the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. He was given his pet turtle 12 years ago and he and Squirt have been inseparable since.

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  17. Invasive pet turtles dumped in Wascana Lake continue to spark concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | CBC News

    A team of turtle scientists in Regina has spotted more red-eared slider turtles in the marsh around Wascana Lake. The breed is non-native to Canada and has overwhelmed ecosystems in Ontario and British Columbia.

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  18. Ms. Callen's class and FredRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... Ms. Callen's class. Sadly he found his cage already occupied by a new tortoise... Phillip. Fred & Phillip the class turtles seem to be getting along splendidly- thank you everyone who participated in the missing pet search and we're grateful for a ...

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  19. Lost turtle found, to the relief of Ms. Callen's classRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | KLTV Tyler

    ... Ms. Callen's class. Sadly he found his cage already occupied by a new tortoise... Phillip. Fred & Phillip the class turtles seem to be getting along splendidly- thank you everyone who participated in the missing pet search and we're grateful for a ...

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  20. CDC Releases Combined Summary Of Notifiable Infectious, Noninfectious DiseasesRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2015 | BioSpace

    ... chicken. Other notable outbreaks were linked to live poultry, tahini sesame paste, cucumbers, and small pet turtles. After receiving reports of about 800 to 1,000 cases of acute HCV infection per year from 2006-2010, there was an increase of 73.9 ...

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