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Old 05-30-13, 07:38 PM
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Ug-ly !!

Spied on my ride.....



This critter must measure about 12" accross.
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Old 05-30-13, 07:40 PM
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Hmmmmm.....snapper soup.
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Old 05-30-13, 07:51 PM
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^ +1.
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Old 05-30-13, 08:02 PM
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It looks like a snake tried to swim through a turtle shell...
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Old 05-30-13, 08:41 PM
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Wonder what the snapper was thinking..........................

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Old 05-30-13, 08:44 PM
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Turtleman!
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Old 05-30-13, 09:15 PM
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So that's where Donatello is these days. We had Raphael visit our garden pond a couple of weeks ago. Just a Midlands Painted. One day only. 4" across, 6" long. Don't know where it came from, don't know where it went. Weird.
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Old 05-31-13, 05:43 AM
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We're just at the beginning of the season. For the next few weeks we'll be having them wandering by the thousands looking for places to lay their eggs.

Here in Michigan, we are doing something about it!

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Old 05-31-13, 05:52 AM
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Never go skinny dipping in *that* pond.
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Those snappers sure look prehistoric and ugly.
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Old 05-31-13, 10:41 AM
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Beauty! Nice spotting.

All I see around here are coyotes and bears. Well, that and moose, deer, mountain goats, bighorn sheep and the like...
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Old 05-31-13, 02:39 PM
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Ugly ?!?!?!?!

A beautiful reptile . . .
Lemme guess, you hate coiled Rattlers too ?!?!?!

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Originally Posted by Mountain Mitch View Post
Beauty! Nice spotting.

All I see around here are coyotes and bears. Well, that and moose, deer, mountain goats, bighorn sheep and the like...

And these ?

http://www.torontosun.com/news/canad.../14719371.html

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Lenny,
I posted about her sister a few weeks ago - don't challenge her to a race...
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(8) - This story and the fatal attack by the beaver in Belorus make me think twice about flyfishing from my float tube in a secluded mountain lake! A couple of years ago a guy in northern BC got attacked by a beaver and his main complaint was that they don't have any ears so they're hard to pull off! His exploits resulted in a tee-shirt that I highly recommend as a cycling jersey 'just in case': http://www.andrewkurjata.ca/blog/201...beaver-attack/
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No turtles seen here, but plenty of Cougars...






... driving SUVs.
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Old 05-31-13, 06:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Barrettscv View Post
No turtles seen here, but plenty of Cougars...






... driving SUVs.
You do know the difference between cougars and tigers, don't you?











..............Stretch marks!
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