The state's freshwater turtles are struggling as pollution, climate change and over-extraction of water threatens their fragile home.
Robert Crosland said he believed he was doing the right thing by putting the sick puppy out of its misery.
It's not clear whether the puppy was alive or dead.
“Nobody deserves to be abused, animal or person," the victim said.
Shannon Moore discovered her old patient while on a recent walk.
"[The] administration has declared war on whales, dolphins and turtles off the coast of California," one advocate said.
Vets said the turtle suffered blood poisoning after consuming the coins that had been tossed by Thai tourists.
Good news for baby sea turtles some viewers thought were doomed.
Trump made the repeal and replacement of the Law of Gravity a major campaign theme. Indeed, the Republican House voted to