Why Momma turtle was acting funny

1 May
The turtles have spent a long Winter in the basement.

The turtles have spent a long Winter in the basement.

One warm day i oput the turtles outside and within hours the female dug a nest.

One warm day I put the turtles outside and within hours the female dug a nest.

The female works her back legs in alternating fashion until she creates a nest that is shaped like this, but underground.

The female works her back legs in alternating fashion until she creates a nest that is shaped like this, but underground.

She laid 5 eggs, and it got teribly cold that night. I brought the eggs indoors and 3 or 4 are looking good.

She laid 5 eggs, and it got terribly cold that night. I brought the eggs (and turtles) indoors and 3 or 4 are looking good.

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