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Share if you care: Come out of your shell and celebrate World Turtle Day!

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Guess what today is …

Today is World Turtle Day!

The motive  of World Turtle Day is to bring attention to, and increase knowledge of and respect for, turtles and tortoises.



World Turtle Day was started by American Tortoise Rescue in 2000.

Turtle Day encourages you to discover the world of turtles, and learn how you can help protect and help them thrive.

A few examples of how you can help turtles on World Turtle Day include, saving turtles from the dangers of motorists on the roads, dressing up as turtles, or getting involved in turtle research.

The American Tortoise Rescue is a nonprofit organization that established in 1990 for the protection of all species of tortoise.

You can help support their efforts by following them on Facebook. 

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