MooseWood Thanks Supporters of Shelldon’s New Home


Shelldon finished


Thank You So Very Much!

Thanks to the generous supporters and contributors of the “Shelldon’s New Home” GoFundMe page, Shelldon the snapping turtle is now living in his new home where people can see a comfortable and happy snapping turtle. Some of his new home features include: 400+ gallons of water, a basking area, live aquatic and land plants, and a waterfall.If you would like to help, donations are still being accepted. Your generous gift will help with future care and vet expenses, improving his dietary needs, and general maintenance needs. Please visit to make your non-taxable donation today.

Thanks again for making a big difference in this special turtle’s life!

The MooseWood Nature Center is not-for-profit organization located on Presque Isle Park in the former Shiras Pool building. Open hours for visiting are Saturday and Sunday from 12-4 pm or by appointment.