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Bras to help turtles

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Emmmmmmmmmma1 Mon 08-Jul-19 12:52:25

Hello me and my 6yr old are collecting old unwanted bras to help turtles
Wildthunder wildlife rehabilitation sanctuary are desperately in need of the hooks and eyes off bras to help mend turtle shells .
What they do :
The glue the crack on the turtle shell and use the bra hooks and eyes with zip ties to pull the shell together again till it heals ... after the shell heals the zip ties and hooks are removed and the turtle gets moved back where it came from (in most cases the wild ) thank you for reading x

GMtoBe Mon 08-Jul-19 13:08:49

So where do you want old bras being sent to?

GMtoBe Mon 08-Jul-19 13:09:09

Straight to the wildlife sanctuary?

Emmmmmmmmmma1 Mon 08-Jul-19 13:29:22

Sorry new to all this I work in blackburn lancs there is a collection point there if anyone Is near by x

moreismore Mon 08-Jul-19 13:31:06

I was reading about this over the weekend. I’m sure it said they had all the bras they needed and were directing people to donate money or other things...

Emmmmmmmmmma1 Mon 08-Jul-19 13:34:07

Hi so far they havnt posted directly and they havnt asked for money il have a look the last post they said they get 40+ turtles a week so they need as many as they can get

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