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What is oldest pet-owner relationship in history?

July 21, 2017

What is the oldest pet-and-owner relationship in history? In 2006 the longest pet-owner relationship in history came to an end in Kolkata, India, after Adwaita, a 256-year-old Aldabra giant tortoise died due to complications from […]

What is the only vegetarian sea turtle?

July 20, 2017

Which sea turtle is only one that is a vegetarian? Green turtles are the only aquatic Testudines that eat only plants.   This Cool, Gross & Weird!® excerpt is from Today’s Dinosaurs: A Complete Guide to […]

What is the largest turtle?

July 18, 2017

What is the largest turtle? The largest leatherback turtle ever recorded weighed more than a ton! In 1988, a leatherback weighing 2,020 pounds (915 kg) was caught in fishing nets in Wales. Unfortunately, the adult […]

What is the oldest turtle?

July 17, 2017

What is the oldest turtle? In 2006 the longest pet-owner relationship in history came to an end in Kolkata, India, after Adwaita, a 256-year-old Aldabra giant tortoise died due to complications from a crack in […]

What is the Sargasso Sea?

July 14, 2017

What is the Sargasso Sea? The Sargasso Sea is the world’s only sea that does not touch land at any point. All other seas touch land at some point, but the edges of the Sargasso Sea […]

What natural predators do turtles have?

July 13, 2017

It can be mean being green! Turtles, terrapins, and tortoises face a wide variety of enemies every day, especially in the suburbs where dogs, raccoons, and other mammals can be found. Cooks and crocs also […]

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