Public's Help Sought To List Michigan Reptiles, AmphibiansWildlife experts are putting together Michigan's first statewide inventory of reptiles and amphibians and want the public's help.
Detroit Zoo Takes In Turtles That Were Smuggled Over U.S.-Canadian Border“The conditions of the turtles vary. It isn’t surprising that some are not doing well given the way they were being smuggled,” DZS chief life sciences officer Scott Carter said.
Pet Turtles Blamed For Salmonella Outbreaks, Kids Sickened In MichiganMany people don’t know that pet reptiles and amphibians can carry bacteria and be a source of human infection.
Canada: Man Tried To Smuggle Turtles From USAuthorities are accusing a man of trying to smuggle 70 live turtles and tortoises into Canada through Detroit.
Karsch And Anderson Top Ten 8-30-11Why did the man try to bring snakes and turtles onto the plane?
Final Group Of Turtles Returned To Kalamazoo RiverThe last of the turtles that were cared for following last summer's oil spill in southern Michigan have been released into the Kalamazoo River.
Turtles Rescued From Mich. Oil Spill Get New Home