Can you pinpoint this little terra?
0 Have your say A pair of Blackpool animal experts have been stumped by a mystery terrapin that even the country’s leading scientists can not identify.
Retired animal care lecturer John Vale and his wife Tracey, from Blackpool, were given the terrapin three weeks ago by staff at Lancaster and Morecambe College, who had been unable to identify the strange creature after it was brought to them by a baffled animal shelter owner.
John said: “I have worked with animals for 55 years and I’ve never come across a terrapin I couldn’t identify – until now.”
Desperate to identify the reptile, John and... read more
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