Letter to the Editor

Turtles are not toys

TempletonJuly 29, 2013 

In addition to salmonella concerns with the turtles, how many of those little turtles and goldfish given as fair prizes survive their new homes? How many children are heartbroken when their new pets die?

Living creatures are not toys. A more humane alternative would be awarding toy turtles and fish that kids could continue to enjoy.

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