Dumped terrapins endanger Lake District ducks
Abandoned pet terrapins in Cumbrian rivers are posing a threat to native wildlife, with some even biting the legs off ducks, a rescue centre has warned.
Wetheriggs Animal Rescue and Conservation Centre has reported an increase in the dumped reptiles and fears native wildlife could be at risk.
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06 Aug 2013
- From the section Cumbria