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  1. Playmates Toys To Showcase Expanded Brand Portfolio at North American International Toy FairRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... expansive product offering. Additionally, as the longtime master toy licensee for Nickelodeon's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles , the powerful new 2017 collection will be introduced. The product lines will be on display in the Playmates Toys booth, ...

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  2. Ask a vet: What to know about hedgehogs as petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Salmonella bacteria causing serious gastrointestinal disease associated with contaminated food and perhaps with pet turtles, the CDC also collects data on cases of salmonellosis linked to homes with pet hedgehogs. Another disease that hedgehogs can ...

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  3. Salmonella from Baby TurtlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Dr. Stacey Bosch, a veterinarian with CDC, discusses her article on Salmonella infections associated with baby turtles. Created: 1/9/2017 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases .

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  4. Turtle with Sto. Ni o image changes livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Sun-Star

    ... has been getting more visitors as this year's Fiesta Senor formally kicks off. Almost a month since one of her pet turtles went viral on social media, Fe Mangubat said that she has been getting a lot of visitors in her house in Barangay Suba, Cebu ...

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  5. UNT ArtSpace Dallas exhibition Shiny Ghost shows images of quirky personalityRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    "Two Turtles," photographed by University of North Texas alumna and adjunct professor Rachel Cox, will appear in the "Shiny Ghost" exhibition from Feb. 4 to April 29 at UNT ArtSpace Dallas. "Bequeath, A Glass," photographed by University of North Texas alumna and adjunct professor Rachel Cox, will appear in the "Shiny Ghost" exhibition from Feb. 4 to April 29 at UNT ArtSpace Dallas.

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  6. Turtle with Sto. Ni o image changes livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Sun-Star

    ... has been getting more visitors as this year's Fiesta Senor formally kicks off. Almost a month since one of her pet turtles went viral on social media, Fe Mangubat said that she has been getting a lot of visitors in her house in Barangay Suba, Cebu ...

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  7. Lawmakers poised to undercut Cooper, deliver boons to McCroryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | WRAL.com

    ... left undone this summer. For example, a regulatory reform measure would cover everything from the sale of pet turtles to where motor vehicles need emission inspections. But the most eye-catching bills will curb Cooper's ability to appoint agency ...

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  8. No injuries in Black Hawk County house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... in the fire, but 7 people living inside all got out safely, along with their 4 pet dogs. Firefighters rescued pet turtles from the home. The entire family is now staying warm inside their neighbor's house. The Red Cross has arrived this morning to ...

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  9. Attorney Says TWRA Officer Should Not Have Taken Pet Turtles From East Ridge WomanRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    An attorney argued Thursday that a Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency officer should not have taken four pet turtles from an East Ridge woman. He said he plans to appeal the decision of General Sessions Court Judge Gary Starnes, who found Stormy Michelle Duff, 19, guilty of four counts of possessing native wildlife.

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  10. St. Tammany firefighters battle fire at Slidell home, rescue pet turtleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Flames destroyed the carport, but the home's interior - and a pet turtle rescued from inside - were left unscathed by a Tuesday afternoon blaze in Slidell, according to St. Tammany Fire District 1. Fire officials believe the one-alarm blaze, which was extinguished within 20 minutes of firefighters' arrival on scene, started from a shop light under the carport, which was being used to warm outdoor pet turtles. Nearly 30 firefighters responded to the blaze.

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  11. Police Blotter - Woman uses coffee cup to hide white wineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | The Moultrie News

    ... though, the mom said that the couple had been drinking. The boyfriend had gotten mad at the girlfriend about her pet turtles, which she had taken out of the neighborhood pond and proclaimed as her new pets. The night wore on, and after a few more ...

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  12. Will America's Turtles Be Eaten Into Extinction?Read the original story

    Nov 10, 2016 | National Geographic

    Licensed harvesters bag a spiny softshell turtle at their farm in Holdenville, Oklahoma. Freshwater turtles are in demand in China for their meat, as pets, and for farming operations.

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  13. How one Kiwi has amassed 41,400 Instagram fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... shouldn't drink it, but a turtle can survive here. This is lucky, because, over the years, many dozens of former pet turtles have been released into the water by New York apartment-dwellers, lacing the water with some particularly gnarly parasites. ...

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  14. Shellshocked owner searches for turtle, 78, missing from her Catonsville yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... my property and take something that did not belong to them, especially a living thing." Moses was one of two tiny turtles Todd received as a gift from an aunt when she was 5, she said. The other one, whose name she did not remember, did not live ...

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  15. Happy birthday, George R.R. Martin! 9 ways you're like your booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Houston Chronicle

    ... George Raymond Martin but later added his confirmation name, Richard. Any allusion to J.R.R. Tolkien? Hmmm. Game of turtles When he was a boy, Martin used to pretend his pet turtles lived in castles and fought each other for power. Game of turtles ...

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  16. How not to Smuggle Your Pet On a PlaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | WRCD-FM Massena

    ... to airport staff, but they looked anyway, found Li's "beloved" pet shoved into the sandwich roll and explained that turtles were not allowed on planes. He agreed to leave the turtle in the care of a friend until he returned. And is probably one of ...

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  17. Man's funny attempt to travel with turtleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Li said he didn't want to be parted from his "beloved" turtle during his trip away. Airport staff explained to Li turtles were not allowed on the plane and the dejected passenger agreed to leave his pet in the temporary care of a friend. Reactions ...

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  18. Fresno Chaffee Zoo helping to restore tiny turtles to foothillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    Western pond turtles lunge for fresh worms dropped in their tank in the reptile house at the Fresno Chaffee Zoo on Thursday, July 28, 2016. Reptile keeper Ryan Gruber holds a western pond turtle in the reptile house at the Fresno Chaffee Zoo on Thursday, July 28, 2016.

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  19. Tails of Marin: Reptiles need forever homes, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    When one thinks of an animal shelter, images of animals with fur or feathers come to mind. However, since the Marin Humane Society is an “open door” shelter , we also find ourselves caring for other animals, including turtles and snakes who are also in need of forever homes.

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  20. NY: Escaped Turtles at Bus Station Send Cops on Slow-Speed ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Mass Transit

    The slow-speed chase began when two pet turtles escaped from a bag after their owner fell asleep. The reptiles soon began wandering about aimlessly around the Hell's Kitchen terminal.

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