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interesting facts about sea turtles

Interesting Facts about Sea Turtles

Sea turtles, one of the most ancient creatures on the Earth are even found today and their species have been living for more than 110 million years as companions to the dinosaurs. The shell of sea turtles or “carapace” is adapted in a way that they can swim through the water.  However, sea turtles are […]

tortoises and turtles difference

Tortoises and Turtles – Difference and Comparison

The fact that tortoise and turtles belong to the same class of the animal kingdom ‘reptiles’ – is possibly known to all of us. The biggest difference between a tortoise and a turtle is that while tortoises live on land, turtles spent most or all of their time in water. There is a shield called […]

tips for catching water turtles

6 Tips for Catching Water Turtles

Turtle catching for fun as a recreational activity or an outing to enjoy with family and friends is fine; but you should not hurt the turtle or any other wildlife in the process. Besides catching turtles for this reason, some may want to remove unwanted turtles from their pond. In either case, if you believe […]

interesting facts about turtle mating

Interesting Facts about Turtle Mating

Turtles are interesting and captivating creatures. Their outward appearance might not be so adorable and cute, but it’s undeniable that they are social and loves the company of their alike.  Some of them look like gentle giants, but that doesn’t take away the fact that they are very social in company of other turtles and […]

myths and realities associated with turtles

Myths and Realities Associated with Turtles

In cultures worldwide, turtles are said to be creatures that are patient, easy going, and wise.  They have a long lifespan, sturdiness, slow and steady movements, and wrinkled appearance. Symbolising stability and longevity, turtles are loved and adored in all the cultures of the world. Painters, photographers, sculptors and songwriters have used the symbolism of […]