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Small Turtles Being Blamed For Multistate Salmonella Outbreak

Turtles may be a popular household pet but they are being blamed for a multistate Salmonella outbreak, mostly in young children.


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DHS: Turtles Found In LAX Luggage On Endangered List

Customs officials say they still have no clue what two men were planning to do with over 50 live turtles and tortoises when they were caught last week at LAX.


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Mass Die-Off Of Banned Turtles Stumps Officials

They may seem exotic — even adorable to some — but experts warn against buying these red-eared slider turtles after many have been found dead or sick around the Southland.