Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Potty Hijinx

I don't think Mama knows that I like hiding in the bathroom. Tile is cold, water nearby and it is sometimes dark.


Sunday, January 29, 2012

Candeleria

Mama received this lovely and decorative turtle candle from Santa.

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Winter Blahs

My place is secure and my rock is my pillow. My wet, hard pillow.

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Turtle Temple

And now, for a moment of Zen at Fukusai-Ji-Zen Temple in Nagasaki, Japan:




Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Creature Feature

How can anyone not love the Mary River turtle of Australia? He has a 'certain' something that I don't have. Like green hair, giant nostrils and chin horns. Character.

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Fab Fob


Key ring finely crafted from
imported turtle hide


Friday, January 20, 2012

Still Rollin'

This fella had his front leg chewn off by some local varmint, but that wouldn't stop him or his owner from keeping him on the move! You go!


Thursday, January 19, 2012

Pergamom Pal

Spotted cruising the ancient grounds of Pergamom, Turkey:

Monday, January 16, 2012

Ladybug

TURTLE OWNERS: Whatever you do as a terrapin owner, please don't do this:

Sunday, January 8, 2012

Bible Warrior

Look what "Santa" brought me this year, a new friend, the Bible Warrior!


Not sure if I should be afraid of this guy, with his crazed
look, clenched jaw and burly muscles. Or his WMD.

Friday, January 6, 2012

Turtle Burgers

Check out this complicated meat project: A hamburger wrapped in bacon and stuffed (or poked ) with hot dogs. They call it a turtle burger! Lotsa meat going on in there for a vegan.

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Snow Bound

No snow here by the sea, so I will hold
my snow pose for now.

Landlubbers, go have a Happy New Year.