By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Volunteers in Texas are gearing up to release nearly 5,000 cold-stunned sea turtles rescued from below zero temperatures amid two historic winter storms.Sea... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Florida wildlife officials have uncovered a trafficking ring of thousands of smuggled turtles following a long-term undercover investigation. Two suspects have been charged for poaching the turtles, most of them... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A salmonella outbreak in 13 states has been linked to pet turtles, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Twenty-one people have been infected with the strain... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Bras are meant to be supportive, but what happens when that support can be used for animals in need?Carolina Waterfowl Rescue is a nonprofit wildlife rescue center that extends... Read More.
Bureau of Customs NAIA/Facebook(LONDON) -- Over 1,500 exotic turtles and tortoises that were being smuggled into the Philippines' main airport were intercepted by authorities on Sunday, Philippine customs said. The 1,529 animals, all... Read More.
Courtesy Debbie Ben David(BOSTON) -- Dozens of "cold-stunned," dead turtles have been washing onto the shores of Massachusetts after Thanksgiving Day saw record-setting low temperatures in the Northeast.More than 80 turtles were... Read More.
U.S. Attorneys Office(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- Four men pleaded guilty in federal court in South Carolina to taking part in an international wildlife smuggling between the U.S. and China, authorities said.Matthew Harrison Kail, 30; Joseph... Read More.