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Baby Turtles Seized From DIA Now Up For Adoption In Longmont

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Dozens of baby turtles are available for adoption in Longmont.

Fifty tiny Asian soft-shell turtles from Thailand were seized in March at Denver International Airport. The turtles are not banned in the U.S., but they were far too young to be legally shipped.

The turtles were headed for a Denver-area pet store which did not have the proper permits, according to the Colorado Reptile Humane Society.

Read the whole story at The Denver Channel