Eastern Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta). Jebediah–pictured here–is a wild turtle that I caught at a lake and took care of for a while, then released back to the same lake. Farmington, Pennsylvania. Jan, 2006.
Common Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina). I cared for this young snapping turtle which was caught at a lake and then released back into the same lake later. Farmington, Pennsylvania. Oct, 2004.