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Baby turtle in Colton!

Posted by Gwen Cunningham,
North Country explorer from Los Gatos, California
June 9, 2019

Found this baby turtle (I think it's a painted turtle) in my driveway. Moved it so my chickens/cats/dogs wouldn't get him. It was the second one I found (unless it's the same one!)

Painted turtle baby


Emlyn Crocker

So sweet! Thanks for sharing Gwen - it is a painted turtle!