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  • We've Picked Up Our Shells and Moved!

    And we would like to invite you to our Grand Opening! When: Saturday, March 29, 2014: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Where: Kawartha Turtle Trauma Centre 1434 Chemong Rd., Unit 4 Peterborough, Ont. Check back for special announcements!

Making Ontario a Safer Place for Turtles

Ontario's Turtle Hospital

KTTC provides emergency medical and rehabilitative care to native wild turtles that have been hit by cars on our roadways - with the goal of releasing them back into their natural habitat.

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Conservation Initiatives

KTTC is conducting field work that involves radio-tracking released Blanding's turtle hatchlings. With the aid of transmitters, we hope to learn more about their habits and survival in the wild.

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Outreach & Education

With 7 of the 8 species of Ontario's turtle listed as "Species at Risk", KTTC's education program helps promote turtle conservation and stewardship across Ontario.

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