PHOTOS: Rescued turtle release in Peterborough

  • Matt Patterson of New Ipswich and Sy Montgomery of Hancock released a rescued painted turtle in Peterborough last week. The turtle had apparently been hit by a car, which broke its shell, but it was rehabilitated and took to the water like old times upon its release into the Contoocook River.  Staff photo by Ben Conant—

  • Matt Patterson of New Ipswich and Sy Montgomery of Hancock released a rescued painted turtle in Peterborough last week. The turtle had apparently been hit by a car, which broke its shell, but it was rehabilitated and took to the water like old times upon its release into the Contoocook River.  Staff photo by Ben Conant—

  • Matt Patterson of New Ipswich and Sy Montgomery of Hancock released a rescued painted turtle in Peterborough last week. The turtle had apparently been hit by a car, which broke its shell, but it was rehabilitated and took to the water like old times upon its release into the Contoocook River.  Staff photo by Ben Conant—

  • Matt Patterson of New Ipswich and Sy Montgomery of Hancock released a rescued painted turtle in Peterborough last week. The turtle had apparently been hit by a car, which broke its shell, but it was rehabilitated and took to the water like old times upon its release into the Contoocook River.  Staff photo by Ben Conant—

Published: 8/31/2020 4:56:06 PM

Matt Patterson of New Ipswich and Sy Montgomery of Hancock released a rescued painted turtle in Peterborough last week. The turtle had apparently been hit by a car, which broke its shell, but it was rehabilitated and took to the water like old times upon its release into the Contoocook River. 




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