Vegas Seven

Desert Tortoise Conservation Center

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    No Tortoise Left Behind

    By Erin Timrawi

    Since 1990, Las Vegas’ Desert Tortoise Conservation Center has taken in an estimated 20,000 tortoises, most of them unwanted pets. This January, in an attempt to deal with funding shortfalls, the center discontinued its pick-up program. Now another blow is on its way.

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