Rare Albino Turtles Look Like Little Fiery Dragons

We’ve had the chance to see a lot of animals with albinism, like whales, penguins, giraffes, tigers, but never have we ever stumbled upon an albino turtle.

The rare characteristics of an albino turtle make her an incredible sight to behold. With their red eyes and orange-tinged skin and shell, it brings a unique feature to the animal world. On the other hand, this has its own disadvantage.

Without their natural colors, they’re incredibly vulnerable since they can’t camouflage as easily as with the greenish colors on top of them. This makes them easy prey for predators, causing a shorter lifespan and rarity of their kind.


Despite this genetic disadvantage, they still do live longer than other animals due to their strong shell, but still not as long as a normal turtle would.

Albinism in turtles, or reptiles in general, it’s a little bit different than in humans or other animals that appear all colorless. They have one pigment present and that’s why they appear red or yellow instead of white. Probably the word that would suit better their condition would be melanistic since melanin is the pigment they lack.

No matter their condition, albino turtles are rare and so beautiful. If you’ve never seen one, you can scroll down below for some adorable pictures.

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Same Crocodile, Same Place 15 Years Apart- Steve Irwin’s Son Recreates His Father’s Most Iconic Photo

We are living in a world that nothing is guaranteed forever. due to extreme pollution and global warming and harmful thing happening the earth is becoming a big mess. Not only for humans but also for animals. They have been massively going on extinct and unprotected by human harm and evilness.

Nonetheless, the rates of extinction that are currently taking place are actually comparable to the rates that took place when dinosaurs were wiped off of the face of the planet.

However, there is still a ray of hope when it comes to people who actually care about other beings except themselves.

I bet Everyone knows the late, great Steve Irwin. He left behind an incredible legacy. He was a crocodile hunter with a heart of gold. Now, his loved ones are doing their best to carry on the tradition. His children Robert and Bindi have continued their conservation efforts. Irwin’s wife Terri is also heavily involved.

1. Steve Irwin was a crocodile hunter and an activist for wild animal rights.

The Irwin family at the Australia Zoo in June 2006: (L-R) Robert, Terri, Steve, and Bindi
Photo: Australia Zoo via Getty Images

When we remember steve we see that all he ever wanted was that all the animals in the Australian Zoo where he used to work to be treated with the utmost respect. If these animals are not given the chance to hunt down moving prey, they are more likely to become extinct. That’s why the efforts of trained handlers are important. Without their assistance, the crocodiles are unable to feed in the proper manner.

His son Murray made a recreation photo like his father did but 15 years after a very iconic photo of his father feeding the same crocodile. Now, Robert is the one who is responsible for his welfare. The Instagram post went viral and was liked by every animal lover out there. And Robert hopes he can shed light to everyone about animal rights welfare.

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3. His wife and two childrens are continuing his legacy


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