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Reptiles are beautiful creatures that have evolved since the beginning of time. Check out these articles about all kinds of unique reptiles.

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Can a turtle outgrow its shell?

Snails are home hoppers -- they'll leave small or damaged shells behind when they find better digs. Are turtles the same, or are they a little more invested in their keratin coverings?


Here's Why You Shouldn't Eat a Box Turtle in the Wild

Eating wild turtles may sound like an easy catch for survival, but it's a bad idea for several reasons.

The Real Reason Turtles Have Shells (Hint, It's Not for Protection)

Why do turtles have shells is the kind of question a kid would ask. But the answer is surprisingly complicated.

How to Feed Baby Turtles

If you have a pet baby turtle, you surely want to know how and what to feed it. This article will tell you how to feed baby turtles.

Can a turtle outgrow its shell?

Snails are home hoppers -- they'll leave small or damaged shells behind when they find better digs. Are turtles the same, or are they a little more invested in their keratin coverings?