Sunday, August 31, 2014

Hawksbill Harry Says Hello

Hawksbill turtles have been hunted extensively for their shells which make attractive tortoise-shell jewellery, brushes, eyeglass frames and rings. In some parts of the world such as China and Japan, the hawksbill turtle is also eaten as a delicacy. So badly decimated are the hawksbills that these turtles are listed as critically endangered on the IUCN Red List.


Friday, August 29, 2014

Don't Try This at Home

... or anywhere, for that matter...

(not sure what is going on in the rear portion...)

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Loggerheads Come Ashore

Watch as thousands of loggerhead turtles make their way to the beaches to nest in Oaxaca, Baja California. You can learn more about loggerhead sea turtles at Turtle Time, Inc.



Saturday, August 23, 2014

Goombah's in Town


He doesn't seem happy. I don't have an answer to make him happy. Trouble ahead.

Friday, August 15, 2014

T-Rex Cozy

Mama goes to all this trouble to help me disguise myself from Fritz.

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Houston, We Have an Egg!

Here is the excitement of an Eastern Box Turtle laying an egg:

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Monday, August 4, 2014

Brothers in Arms

Severely happy Hawksbill turtles swim the water near Kuala Lumpur