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Old 07-13-2015, 07:24 AM
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My FiancÚ rescued this little fellow from getting killed on the road at lunchtime. He was crossing a busy main road and Luke pulled in and lifted him. There was no lake or water in sight just a construction site so Luke made contact with a wildlife conservationist who directed him to a lake not too far away. The little fellow was delighted to see water and happily swam away







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Old 07-13-2015, 07:29 AM
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OWH how lucky for him that your fiancÚ was there to rescue him, I had some turtles when I was a child I loved sitting watching them. he is quite old by the looks of the size of him.
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Old 07-13-2015, 07:38 AM
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Yes he was very lucky. 1 year ago exactly today Luke was hit by a car and today he rescues this little guy from the same fate.
I used to have 2 terrapins when I was a kid and they were gorgeous. They grew so big and my dad ended up building a pond outside for them. They laid eggs 2 years running but unfortunately they never hatched.
I'm glad this guy is safe now and a little jealous I didn't get to see him in real life
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That is a lovely coincidence and I am so happy Luke and Lucky survived. Karma to you .(Because I can't give Luke Karma)
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Wow that is so lucky that your fiancÚ rescued the turtle from being run over by a car... I am glad he had some water before he went home to his turtle family.. He is cute we have them here to in the wild... Thanks for sharing..Turtles are so beautiful up close i have held one and had a little penny turtle for a pet when i was a kid..
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Wow that is so lucky that your fiancÚ rescued the turtle from being run over by a car... I am glad he had some water before he went home to his turtle family.. He is cute we have them here to in the wild... Thanks for sharing..Turtles are so beautiful up close i have held one and had a little penny turtle for a pet when i was a kid..
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I can see why you are in love with your FiancÚ -- what a great guy!
Since he rescues animals and goes to the effort of finding a wildlife conservationist to determine the best place to set the turtle free, he is a definite keeper in my book!

The pictures of the turtle are great and I'm so glad Luke was able to rescue the little guy. Hugs to you both.
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I can see why you are in love with your FiancÚ -- what a great guy!
Since he rescues animals and goes to the effort of finding a wildlife conservationist to determine the best place to set the turtle free, he is a definite keeper in my book!

The pictures of the turtle are great and I'm so glad Luke was able to rescue the little guy. Hugs to you both.
Haha thanks Deb yes I think I'll hold onto him alright
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Now that was quite the adventure for both your fiancÚ and the turtle!
I'm glad everything worked out for the best.
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I'm so glad your fiancÚ was able to rescue the little guy! Sounds like a happy ending for Mr. Turtle and Luke proved his heroic worth as an animal saviour
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