Photos of rare turtle rescued along Buffalo Bayou

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image "><span></span></div><span class="caption-text">An endangered animal rescued along Buffalo Bayou is going to a new home Wednesday. This alligator snapping turtle was found trapped in a ravine near Allen Parkway. She had two fish hooks in her mouth and throat that were removed by the Texas A&#38;M School of Veterinary Medicine. The Texas Wildlife Center has been caring for the rare turtle. (Photo&#47;Wildlife Center of Texas)</span></div>
May 1, 2013 5:01:57 AM PDT