Feds Bust Man With 51 Turtles in His Pants

Uncomfortable, but apparently very profitable.

Source: Feds Bust Man With 51 Turtles in His Pants

I had to re-read this story several times.  As you all know, I adore turtles and when I read this story to The Husband, he said in China there is a big market for “turtle key chains”.  The key chains are made out of live turtles which are basically shrink wrapped, effectively killing them.

After doing a quick search, I discovered this is sickeningly true!  Here is the direct link to the statement on Snopes.com


This is so very sad.  These are living creatures, not plastic!  This makes me feel, quite seriously, sick to my stomach!


About Henrietta Handy

I am a Kentucky mountain girl far from home, perhaps far from the girl years. I am an aspiring writer with a wonderful husband who puts up with this writing and reading addiction I have. He also puts up with all of the yarn and knitting. I have four canine children and a ton of friends I love dearly. I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at the age of 2 1/2 and have still managed to have a good life despite all the pain. So, I invite you to join me in this journey and just possibly have fun along the way.
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1 Response to Feds Bust Man With 51 Turtles in His Pants

  1. Kev says:

    OMG… are you serious? This is so sickening I didn’t know what to do with myself for moment or two there.

    Liked by 1 person

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