Photos of rare turtle rescued along Buffalo Bayou

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&M School of Veterinary Medicine. The Texas Wildlife Center has been caring for the rare turtle. <span class=meta>(Photo/Wildlife Center of Texas)</span>
May 1, 2013 5:01:57 AM PDT