Over the last few weeks I’ve been seeing more and more updates on Facebook where people are moving turtles out of busy roads. Some turtles realize their errors and calmly let the caring drivers move them. Others begin the bite and side claw fury of death. The bottom line is that if you’re a turtle, stop.
It isn’t worth it. I get it. For years you’ve watched my fellow humans make turtle soup. We’ve even glorified the slaughter of your kind by featuring it in videos on TV shows. Some of your kind may even “claim” that we’re encouraging our youth to dip you in nuclear waste or chemicals so that you can become mutant fighting machines. I get it, you’re pissed, but it isn’t worth it. We know, you’re in a dark place and not just your shell.
For years humans have been turning your shells into ashtrays. But for every ashtray you’ve become, [Read more…] about An Opened Letter to Turtles – It’s Not Worth It!