Mrs. Map Turtle Swims Again
(Windsor, Ontario, CDN)
Here is Mrs. Map Turtle - Remember she was hit by a car a few weeks ago.
We have observed her floating and diving in my hospital tank for 2-3 days. She can dive to the bottom, thus she can dive to the bottom of a pond to feed, escape predators and hibernate for the winter.
If she could not have done this I would have kept her until she metabolized the air from her shell. (pneumothorax)
She is in the river near my house & I can watch for her.
Wish her the best.Thanks for the update on Mrs Map Turtle!
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