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I Love Turtles

The animals not the chocolates... 290 People

    What Do You Name a Turtle and Why?

     When I was a chiild I had a box painted turtle.  Had a small terrarium to keep him in.  I fed him lettuce, and we had regular turtle food, but Iwould go around the house catching flies and feed those to him. Sorry, I didn't know what sex the turtle was, so I don...
    Rachael74 Rachael74 56-60, F Mar 18, 2009

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    TURTLETUDE

    Yeah, I love 'em.  They're awful cute, they take life easy, they aren't in a hurry, they have little pointy tails, and they are part of Creation.  'Nuff said!
    jmuhjacat jmuhjacat 13-15 1 Response Jul 5, 2009

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    I Own One.

    Awwww, they're so cute even though they might try to bite you sometimes. They are so cute when their little head comes out, and you move an object near it then they get frightened and move their head back in their shell. I love my pet turtle, and it's grown so much since I've...
    nosanity nosanity 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 1, 2008

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    Collector and Past Turtle Owner

    I am obsessed with turtles.  I collect them in everything from stuffed animals to jewelry.  In college I had a pet aquatic turtle "Nuree," who was a false map turtle.  For now I am content with placing figures in my garden and in various places...
    daynabug daynabug 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 9, 2008

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    I Love Olivia and Stuart.

    Where do I start? Hmmmm... I have two red-eared sliders - Ollie and Stewie - both seven months old. They live in a 55-gallon customized tank. I've spent a lot of time and money just to keep them alive and well. To know how much I worship them, visit this URL: http...
    leostargolem leostargolem 19-21, M Mar 22, 2008

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    Turtle Love

    Turtles are amazing!!!! They are more than just an animal, they are my friends. I enjoy looking at pictures of them and my friend darren sends me cute pics of turtles everyday <3 We are going to start a turtle farm in the near future!
    fultzy28 fultzy28 22-25 2 Responses Oct 30, 2012

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    My Babies

    I actually have four pet turtles. I have three little ones that are no bigger than the palm of your hand and are so sweet! As soon as they see me they come running towards the edge of their tank and crawl over each other to see who will be the first to get my attention. I've had...
    raevynvelcros raevynvelcros 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 18, 2008

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    Terra

    my little boy tortiese named terra some day i will put a picture of him on here but the problem is he wont stay still i mean who ever herd of a tortiese that runs destorys his own cage and has a personality all his own, he loves to chow down on whatever I put in his dish he also...
    brokenandalone brokenandalone 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 31, 2012

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    andthislittlepiggy andthislittlepiggy 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    They're the Ultimate Movers....

    ...because wherever they go, their houses go with them.
    serenityprayer serenityprayer 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 26, 2009

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    Yes I Do!!!

    I have a red-eared-slider and she's adorable:)We've had her since I was about three or four (or for fifteen years) and we've changed her name a million times so I can't even tell you her name now because half my family calls her cookie and the other half calls her mrs...
    PrincessTutu PrincessTutu 18-21, F Jan 9, 2010

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    *points At Her Name*

    I think one of the reasons I love turtles is that they can withstand almost anything.  They just pull into their shell and wait.  That's kind of how I handle the nastier bits of life.... just pulling in and waiting.  On the flipside, a turtle never gets...
    SkyTurtle SkyTurtle 31-35, F Jul 5, 2009

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    I Love Them

    They arent my favorite animal their my second favorite, i loved them as a kid and recently last month it just hit me again how much i still want a turtle, and how i really do love them i dont get it, that feeling was dormant for a couple years and now that im old enough it wont...
    CaliGurl2007 CaliGurl2007 22-25, F May 7, 2010

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    And The Tortoise

    Turtles and Tortoises are my favorite animals. My favorite of them is, of course, the Alligator Snapping Turtle.
    orderedchaos orderedchaos 22-25, M Aug 15, 2013

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    Turtle

    Turtle are the most fascinating creatures to me. We have 3. Red eared slider, mississippi map turtle and a russian tourtious. I can watch them all day.
    lost0123 lost0123 41-45, F Jul 2, 2009

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    Speedy and Spyro

    I love turtles and the way they carry themselves,the can move quite quickly which really surprised me. We got a turtle when we all moved  into an apartment, unfortunately he died but we soon got another and he is so cute and loads fun to watch
    NiRiada NiRiada 22-25, F Sep 17, 2008

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    River Cooters From Georgia

    I LOVE turtles, reptiles, amphibians, and all of God's creatures! I have 2 little river cooters from our local river here in northeast Georgia. They are adorable and I love to feed them and watch them swim. I will release them when they are older and a big bass or raccoon can't...
    anonmomforchrist anonmomforchrist 31-35, F May 30, 2012

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    I Have a Neglected One

    i have a turtle for some 14 years. it's name is Tratil. it's a name of TNT in russian. it came from middle asia - kazakhstan or something like that. i used to love him and play with him alot. last years i really don't care for him too much. he even broke his beak and i had no...
    Alex011235 Alex011235 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 5, 2009

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    I'm going to get a turtle eventually,

    but I want to make sure I fully understand how to take care of them and how to supply them with what they need.
    Twichl Twichl 18-21, F Mar 16

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    Two Turtles

    I do not like turtles nor do I hate turtles.  I do think they are cute though. My thing on turtles is neutral.  When I got married, (since my brother & I were very close), he bought himself two turtles.  When I returned from my honeymoon, he said: he missed me and got himself...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 4 Responses Feb 24, 2011

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    Turtles & Tortoises..

    I have always had red ear sliders as pets and they are meant to be in the wild. I always ended up feeling bad and giving them to someone with a pond or some sorta zoo. I love turtles and tortoises ever since I was a kid. But they are happiest living in the wild. I would only ever...
    DOC379 DOC379 31-35, M Aug 19, 2012

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    Pet Shop

    There is a pet shop that I go to every chance I get. It has baby turtles all swimming around in a little tiny above ground pond. I have always loved turtles, and I have always wanted one. So I love to go to this pet shop and watch the little ones swim around. They usually just...
    LyricalNinja LyricalNinja 18-21, F Jun 1, 2012

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    Yummy!

    Turtles are awesome, they come with their own bowl, just turn upside down, microwave for 3 minutes and voila! Chef Ramsey eat you ******* heart out, ya ******! OMG I am just kidding about this, that is so wronggggggggggggggggg (((You should never use a microwave)))
    deleted deleted 26-30 9 Responses Feb 26, 2011

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    They Are So Adorable

    My classroom has three turtles in a tank, and they are so cute. My teacher lets me feed them but I always ask if we can let them out of the tank to walk around. She always says no but today she let the three turtles out to walk around during class. They were so absolutely...
    brighteyed brighteyed 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 26, 2007

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    Admiration Into Art

    I never had the experience of having a pet turtle (although I've had pet everything else!) but I was raised to admire and respect everything. I live on a large property and sometimes I see wild eastern box turtles, or snappers. It makes my day! I've found several trying to dig...
    ARTfromtheHEART ARTfromtheHEART 22-25 Apr 28, 2011

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    Precious Gems

    i  have 3 of this funny n adorable animals, magaret(maggie), homer(homie), and abraham(a.b), they r so cute! they  r my little family menbers
    gene66 gene66 18-21, F Dec 4, 2008

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    I Love Turtles.

    Turtles have been my favorite animals since I was little. One of my first pets was a turtle  and I was even apart of the turtle club.  They jus seem very intresting and cute.
    applescruffs applescruffs 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 5, 2009

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    They Have No Names.

    The kissing gold fish died. The fish bowl was empty and full of mold. The pet store only had two of them little turtles left, a male and a female. They fought like cats and dogs. They seem to want to kill each other. They seem to never come to terms. They would take turns to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 28, 2011

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    Consider This...

    I always seek to emulate the turtle.  After all, he lets trouble just roll off his back, he knows when to dig in and wait out a storm. And he never gets anywhere without sticking his neck out!
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F Nov 3, 2011

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    that shell tho ikr so I have to keep typing

    cause story not long enough
    buzzztracks buzzztracks 13-15, M Jun 15

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    Tiny Turtles Gigantic Turtles- I Love Them All

    I loved turtles as a kid.  I used to delight to see a turtle crawling through my parents’ garden.  We weren’t allowed to harm the turtles because they ate bugs etc. in the garden.  I loved playing with them though and making them hide inside their...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 7 Responses May 15, 2008

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    CallMeChelsea CallMeChelsea 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I Like Turtls

    i think i no all there is 2 about turtls :)
    sado321 sado321 13-15, M Aug 13, 2010

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    Why I Love Turtles...

    I own rental property.  Over 6 years ago a tenant moved out and left a small aquarium with a little painter in some wet sand.  It got taken out and left in a garage for about 4-5 days in the dead of winter.  Then I came across it and saw the motionless turtle...
    stretch6622 stretch6622 36-40, M 3 Responses Mar 20, 2010

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    Haven't seen any turtles in the road this year. Probably a bad sign.
    Tigerlily53 Tigerlily53 18-21, F Sep 5

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    Omg yes the older version of the teenage mutant ninja turtles are a lot better then now days.... And yes I'm a fan lol always have been!!
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    I remember going on adventures down to star swamp . The mysterious , creepy allure of the paperbark trees . The dark and scary water, that was always tempting the thrill seeker...
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    Does love truelly exist, or is it just a feeling that subsides overtime. True love is immortal, those who have truelly loved once and knows the pain off losing that love are...
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    What's the big deal about it? Why do people place such importance on the three words, 'I love you'? It's not as if anyone actually knows, for sure, what love is. It's an intangible...
    loveyourselfalwaysxx loveyourselfalwaysxx 13-15, F 11 hrs ago

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    But I'm not IN love with myself ;) Seriously, though, what I have learned about loving the person you are is that if you don't, it is awfully hard for someone else to love you...
    shoehorny shoehorny 41-45, M 8 hrs ago

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    Girls be everywhere, man, I tell ya. I don't even care if a girl sees me, I still be hip. I love girls. Love em, love em, LOVE EM. Never guys. I don't like gay guys who asks me if...
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