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Posted by: thepinetree on 08/08/2020 08:45 AM Updated by: thepinetree on 08/08/2020 09:03 AM
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Tortoise Expected to Recover After Being Struck by Vehicle

San Andreas, CA...From CAL FJRE TCU..."CAL FIRE Tuolumne-Calaveras Unit Division Chief Frese also understands that duty calls at peculiar times. Yesterday he rescued this tortoise that had been hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Hwy. 49 and Mountain Ranch Rd. in San Andreas. The tortoise was transferred to an animal rescue for care. He is due for surgery tomorrow and expected to recover."







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Posted on: 2020-08-08 09:18:50   By: Anonymous
 
How do you run over that large of an animal in the road? Stop speeding and pay attention, morons.

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    Re: That has to hurt
    Posted on: 2020-08-08 11:54:14   By: Anonymous
     
    Speeding might not of been the problem but not paying attention sure was.
    I saw a turtle crossing hwy 4 yrs ago near Sherri Davis (?) Bookkeeping, grabbed him before he was hit and Ron's wife from A-1 Tree Service let me put him in their pond.


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    Posted on: 2020-08-08 12:06:27   By: Anonymous
     
    Well no doubt the 🐢 looked both way then just darted out in front of the driver as swift as a peregrine falcon swooping down on a quail.

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Posted on: 2020-08-08 09:36:09   By: Anonymous
 
Nice work, Adam!

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Posted on: 2020-08-08 09:37:05   By: Anonymous
 
Poor little guy. Tortoise shells are mostly living tissue like our finger nails. That's gotta hurt.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2020-08-08 10:23:06   By: Anonymous
     
    it's going to hurt when biden loses...

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      Re: /\/\ it's gonna hurt when biden loses...
      Posted on: 2020-08-08 13:16:39   By: Anonymous
       
      Ditto! Yep!

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        Re: /\/\ it's gonna hurt when biden loses...
        Posted on: 2020-08-08 14:11:05   By: Anonymous
         
        I bet the old man would bang it to...

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          Re: /\/\ it's gonna hurt when biden loses...
          Posted on: 2020-08-08 15:21:34   By: Anonymous
           
          You can wear it like a hat and I'll bang you

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            Re: /\/\ it's gonna hurt when biden loses...
            Posted on: 2020-08-08 21:12:52   By: Anonymous
             
            The old man guy would like that. :)

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2020-08-08 14:37:34   By: Anonymous
       
      Recognize it's difficult for you but do try to stick to the subject.


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        Posted on: 2020-08-08 21:11:38   By: Anonymous
         
        They can't especially the old man guy. He's got a real hangup. Real. As in get a life loser.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2020-08-09 12:38:51   By: Anonymous
     
    Our fingernails aren’t living tissue.

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Posted on: 2020-08-08 14:38:57   By: Anonymous
 
A beautiful creature like this wouldn't be wild, would it? Have seen turtles in ponds but not large tortoises. Shouldn't someone be missing him or her?

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    Posted on: 2020-08-08 19:53:46   By: Anonymous
     
    There is one missing in rail road .Is it that one ?

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      Posted on: 2020-08-08 21:13:42   By: Anonymous
       
      The Turtles were always one of my favorites.

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        Posted on: 2020-08-09 06:59:12   By: Anonymous
         
        Makings for soup.

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    Posted on: 2020-08-09 17:23:49   By: Anonymous
     
    Another news report says the tortoise belongs to a man on Pool Station Rd.

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