Wisdom From The Experts Pt 4 & 5 Two Turtle and Tort experts, two related pieces of wisdom to share about turtle and tortoise anatomy! Lori Neuman-Lee, PhD (@CheloniaGirl ), prof at Utah State University, says – “I wish people knew that turtles can’t come out of their shells…because their shells are part of their...
Words of Wisdom from the Experts Pt 3- “I wish people knew how smart turtles are. They learn quickly where their food comes from; if from a human then they learn that specific person” Is what Michelle Kelly (@MichelleKellyCW), public speaker about Reptiles and amphibians, wishes more people knew about turtles and tortoises. Those of...
Words of wisdom from the experts pt 2 Check out this INCREDIBLE photo by Amanda Hipps, @biophilamanda, one of the experts who responded to our #worldturtleday question. Amanda studies the animals that live in gopher tortoise burrows. In case you didn’t know, gopher tortoise burrows are home to hundreds of other animals. Their status as endangered directly...
This year, in honor of #WorldTurtleDay, we asked herpetologists, biologists, rescues, and rehabbers, to tell us what they wish more people knew about Turtles and Tortoises. Starting today we’ll be sharing a few responses a day! Let’s learn more about the animals we love from people who have devoted their lives to protecting them. Biologist...
I went one by one and appreciated all the dandelions in the yard till my tummy was full! #dandelionappreciationweekend is now my most favorite holiday.
Pro tip? After you nom try digging a big hole and napping. It’s good for digestion I’m sure of it!
Spent some time getting up close and personal with my dandie friends today. Sweet, tasty dandie friends.
Dandie season is the only season that matters!
It’s dandelion season! The best season of the year!
In honor of this most delicious time of year, we are starting a new tradition: dandelion appreciation weekend! Lets document the delicious treats our earth has provided us and give thanks for our full bellies and yellow beards! Feel free to send us your dandelion munching pics and videos and we will share them or use #dandelionappreciationweekend ( I mean we will always share them haha but yeah). Then come winter we can remember all the tasty treats we have eaten and have something to look forward to! Happy munching!
No, Mitch McConnell has not gone art punk. This beautiful animal is the Radiated Tortoise found in Madagascar. It has a unique high-domed carapace marked with ancient cave paintings or the prototype of a Pop Art shower curtain.