The amnesty initiative was aimed at getting illegal reptiles and amphibians into a controlled environment where they can be cared for properly.
Thirteen small turtles, numerous koi fish and a chicken were recently stolen from a pet shop on Long Island.
Summer is a time to take it slow — and some are really taking that to heart. Turtles are popping up all over the Tri-State Area, from airport tarmacs to park pathways
A man and woman were out of the hospital Sunday, after they fell through the ice in the Passaic River while turtle hunting.
The Center for Disease Control has issued a warning for parents with young children about a national outbreak of salmonella infections linked to turtles and petting zoos.