Slider Damage

A red-eared slider displays a large gash in its shell, most likely caused by a boat propeller.  Experts say that the shell will repair itself in time, and that the turtle otherwise looks healthy.Red-eared Slider turtle injured by a propeller, Snug Harbour, Toronto Islands

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  1. […] red-eared slider turtle injured by a boat prop, first imaged in 2016,  appears to be healing nicely. Click image to view […]

  2. […] an unfortunate run-in with a propeller, but is healing very nicely. Here’s Chopper back in 2018, and 2016. Click image to view […]

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