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World's rarest turtle almost extinct as final known female dies after 'last-ditch insemination'
# Suzhou Zoo
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# Suzhou Zoo

World's rarest turtle almost extinct as final known female dies after 'last-ditch insemination'

Apr 17th 2019, 7:42 AM 30,974 Views 33 Comments

The Yangtze giant softshell turtle was believed to be over 90 years old.

Rare loggerhead turtle receiving care after stranding on Donegal beach
# Cold Stunning
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# Cold Stunning

Rare loggerhead turtle receiving care after stranding on Donegal beach

Jan 18th 2019, 10:07 AM 17,748 Views 15 Comments

The juvenile turtle is being treated for cold-stunning.

The sea turtle who swallowed almost 1,000 coins has died
# Piggy Bank
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# Piggy Bank

The sea turtle who swallowed almost 1,000 coins has died

Mar 21st 2017, 3:15 PM 23,772 Views 23 Comments

The turtle’s nickname was… Piggy Bank.

Surgeons remove 915 coins swallowed by Thai sea turtle
# Cracked Shell
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# Cracked Shell

Surgeons remove 915 coins swallowed by Thai sea turtle

Mar 7th 2017, 12:33 PM 12,297 Views 18 Comments

People had thrown the coins into her pool for good luck.

Nora Barnacle, the turtle found in a bin, has died
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# Dspca

Nora Barnacle, the turtle found in a bin, has died

Jun 18th 2015, 10:11 AM 11,828 Views 22 Comments

Poor Nora.

This little lady was almost recycled after being thrown in the bin
# Turtle Trash
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# Turtle Trash

This little lady was almost recycled after being thrown in the bin

Jun 16th 2015, 8:00 PM 19,827 Views 19 Comments

Nora Barnacle the turtle was discovered by recycling plant workers in Clondalkin.

The Entourage cast talked about shifting Miriam O'Callaghan and Georgia Salpa
# Shift Mammy Pint
# Shift Mammy Pint

The Entourage cast talked about shifting Miriam O'Callaghan and Georgia Salpa

Jun 11th 2015, 11:37 AM 4,296 Views 0 Comments

Sharon Ni Bheolain is IN THERE.

This extremely rare sea turtle washed up on the coast of Donegal
# Kemp's Ridley
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# Kemp's Ridley

This extremely rare sea turtle washed up on the coast of Donegal

Jan 26th 2015, 9:23 PM 17,255 Views 15 Comments

It was thousands of kilometres away from home.

Leona --- the stranded Clare turtle --- is over her jetlag, and swimming free
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# Run Leona Run

Leona --- the stranded Clare turtle --- is over her jetlag, and swimming free

Dec 5th 2014, 9:52 PM 11,436 Views 10 Comments

The loggerhead turtle was found on a Clare beach last year. She was flown to Gran Canaria by Aer Lingus earlier this week.

A turtle that washed up on a beach in Clare is being flown to Gran Canaria
# Leona
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# Leona

A turtle that washed up on a beach in Clare is being flown to Gran Canaria

Dec 2nd 2014, 2:15 PM 23,592 Views 45 Comments

It took a year to nurse Leona back to health.

This turtle is definitely dancing to Beyoncé in the shower
# Surfbort
# Surfbort

This turtle is definitely dancing to Beyoncé in the shower

Oct 19th 2014, 9:14 AM 2,735 Views 0 Comments

100% shaking that ass.

Tortoise has amputated leg replaced with Lego wheel
# Tortoise
# Tortoise

Tortoise has amputated leg replaced with Lego wheel

Nov 8th 2013, 5:30 PM 1,561 Views 1 Comment

Schildi keeps on rollin’.

Here are some animals riding other animals
# Ridin Dirty
# Ridin Dirty

Here are some animals riding other animals

Oct 31st 2013, 6:45 PM 1,440 Views 0 Comments

No, not like THAT.

Tortoise found 'wandering around Dublin Castle'
# Hero In A Half Shell
# Hero In A Half Shell

Tortoise found 'wandering around Dublin Castle'

Oct 10th 2013, 11:24 AM 9,993 Views 44 Comments

Do you know anything about it?

Here's the two-headed turtle born in the US
# Seeing Double
# Seeing Double

Here's the two-headed turtle born in the US

Jun 27th 2013, 9:20 AM 8,280 Views 22 Comments

It’s called Thelma and Louise.

7 unwanted animal invaders you might find in Ireland
# Animal Invaders
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# Animal Invaders

7 unwanted animal invaders you might find in Ireland

Jul 11th 2011, 3:56 PM 9,902 Views 21 Comments

Raccoons! Wild boar! Ladybirds? Asian clams?… Yup, all of the above are deemed ‘invasive species’ in Ireland.