They don’t tend to show overt affection, they don’t need to be fed every day in order to survive and some of them disappear for several months and aren’t seen again until spring.
For all the myths to dispel and fun facts to learn about these reptiles, the Orange County Chapter of the California Turtle and Tortoise Club is at the people’s service.
Each month, the chapter gathers at its meeting location at 146 N. Grand St., Orange, near The First Presbyterian Church.
During the year, a majority of the group’s meetings will feature speakers who share their expertise on the specific animal.
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