So there we were this morning doing our beach patrol when all of sudden I saw it - I barked at it and Mom came over to see what it was. She smiled and told me it was a very rare baby blue turtle - otherwise known as "Blueish Plasticus Testudines (that means sea turtle)". Now Florida law says you must not touch or tamper with sea turtles so we left him on the beach and as the tide was coming in - we know he will soon be traveling the ocean waves - we wonder where he will turn up next?
Just as a side note - my foot is now completely healed - woo hoo! I just have to build up some more muscle in my leg and I will be back to galumphing in no time.
Oh seems you found a brandnew species... bet they will name it after you Reillyus Dennytensis beachius or something like that :o)ReplyDelete
Yay for the leg healing up!!!ReplyDelete
Bow wow, I just BOLed at Easy's comment! Also, I'm so glad you're foot is better! More walks on the beach for you! Also, my mom replied to your email from a while ago.ReplyDelete
How exciting. Blue turtle and healed foot!ReplyDelete
Glad your foot is feelin better!ReplyDelete
OMD OMD we are OVER THE MOON THRILLED TO HEAR THIS GOOD NEWS ABOUT YOUR PAW !!!ReplyDelete
A Blue TURTLE... now THAT was a Peachy Beachy Find fur SURE... We hear they are very very scarce.
You had us going for a minute there. heheReplyDelete
That's great news, Reilly!
What a great find you made!!! Maybe one day that blue turtle will find his way to Kansas:)ReplyDelete
So good to hear about your foot - PAWESOME!!!
Woos - Ciara and Lightning
WOW, what a discovery!!! As Blueish Plasticus Testudines on the endangered species list? I'll bet they might be! That is SO COOL that you saw one!ReplyDelete
We are so happy about your footy=foot!!!
Wow! What a find! Our Joanna found a yellow one of those on the Lake Ontario beach once. It was in the middle of winter too! We're so glad your foot has finally healed. Hooray!ReplyDelete
At first we thought it might be Bella's 'blue rock' that floated down the river. With all this rain, we're sure it's in the ocean by now. But on closer look, it is definitely a turtle. Wonder if it came to the beach to lay eggs...ReplyDelete
We are so happy about your foot! Really cool turtle too! LOL!ReplyDelete
That blue turtle is going to make some kid very happy. :)ReplyDelete
Monty, Harlow and Ramble
Wow, you are biologist Dogs! What an amazing find!ReplyDelete
Crikey ...... you found a blue turtle. I found a yellow ELEPHANT once. What the heck was he doing at the beach??ReplyDelete
Yaaaaaaaaay for the foot healing!! How good is that???????????? Hope those leg muscles come good real quick for you.
I've never seen a turtle like that. Must be VERY rare.ReplyDelete
So happy that your foot is finally healed!
Now that is my kind of turtle!ReplyDelete
Very rare indeed glad you left it alone! Love Dolly PeeS: We are doing happy dance for your paw! Love DollyReplyDelete
You guys are SO LUCKY...we have yet to glimpse the rare Blue Turtle at our beach!ReplyDelete
Dory, Jakey, Arty & Bilbo
Ha! I thought it really WAS a blue turtle lmao! YAY for the healed paw!!!!! DakotasDenReplyDelete
finding a rare species of turtle is great news but it pales in comparison to your foot news! congrats reilly! we are sooo happy for you.ReplyDelete
xoxo, bailey unleashed