Tortoises

Snapping Turtle

New ‘Ninja Turtles’ Movie Puts Bay Area Animal Shelters On Alert

Bay Area animal shelters are bracing for what they fear may be an ill-advised rush to acquire pet turtles and tortoises after the box office success of the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie.

08/10/2014

One of 2 tortoises forced to flee a Castro Valley garage fire. (CBS)

Overnight Castro Valley Garage Fire Sends Tortoises Scurrying

A barn-like garage at a Castro Valley home that housed two tortoises and some chickens was damaged in an early morning fire that injured one firefighter, Alameda County fire officials said.

02/21/2012

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