Get Pet Turtles At Petsmart. Consider one of these shelled reptiles. I wouldn't recommend petco, go to petsmart.
But recent headlines about salmonella outbreaks linked to pet turtles have prompted retail giant petco to launch a turtle relinquishment program. Even though it is, in theory, possible to provide your turtle with the environment it needs to thrive, most people don't have the time, money, or desire to put so much effort into their turtle pet. At petsmart, we never sell dogs or cats.
They offer food, cages, and even pets for many different types of pets.
Turtles can be great pets, but taking care of them requires time and effort. What you feed your pet turtle will largely depend on what kind of turtle you have. My cat was there 18 days while i visited in a different state. Definitely the place to go for pet aquatic turtle information.