You may not have known today is World Turtle Day, but now that you know, don’t you just want to hug a turtle? Well, if you’re terrified of salmonella or if you just can’t find a turtle within hugging distance, these 20 cute turtle pics are the next best thing.
Who doesn’t like pumpkin pie?
We see plenty of adorable dogs and kitties online every day, but don’t think for a second that turtles aren’t equally precious.
There’s never a bad time for cuteness.
Turtles can’t use wheelchairs, but when their back legs don’t work, wheels work just fine.
If pandas partying aren’t your cup of tea, perhaps you’d prefer Turtles Eating Things. Of course, the site isn’t entirely turtle specific…they also have tortoises munching away.
A sick turtle actually swam into a reptile hospital in Florida.
‘This is the first time a turtle has ever showed up at our doorstep waiting to be admitted,’ said hospital worker Ryan Butts, who found the creature. ‘He has a bacterial infection. He’s very thin and very weak. He needs TLC.’
Turtle sex is so hot and awesome. Not to mention hilarious. Thanks Boing Boing.