giant soft shelled turtle

Giant Soft Shelled Turtle Coloring Page

There are so many cool turtle species that call the earth their home. Some live in salt water, some live in fresh water and others spend the majority of their lives on land. The Giant Soft Shelled Turtles are one amazing representative of the turtle family and they are known for their large soft shells. …

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Can a turtle take off their shell?

This may sound like a simple question, right? When it gets hot outside, we take off our jackets. We know that arthropods like insects and spiders can molt their exoskeleton when it’s time to grow. Insects Vs Spiders. Maybe you’ve even heard of hermit crabs moving into larger shells as their bodies continue to grow….

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Turtles vs. Tortoises

Does it have a shell? Is it a reptile? Well then it’s gotta be turtle…or is it a tortoise? Turtles and tortoises belong to an order of animals called Testudines, or sometimes referred to as Chelonians. Chelonian is a broader order that also includes extinct turtles. Even though they might look pretty similar, there are…

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