This kind of appetite is making American turtles extinct


To the Chinese, they are symbols of longevity and sexual vitality. They are collected as pets, used in potions and elixirs, sold as lucky charms. The long list of what they supposedly cure runs from sexual dysfunction to acne. As a result, turtles and tortoises are among the most illegally trafficked and endangered animals in…

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