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~≈♥ The turtle ♥≈~

Zoologger: The turtle that urinates through its mouth.
Species: Pelodiscus sinensis
Habitat: Throughout Southeast Asia , though demand for farmed turtles has impacted the wild population
Everyone knows the feeling of desperately needing to go to the loo. Bouncing from one foot to the other, you hare around in search of an appropriate facility, praying all the while that it won't be occupied.
When the Chinese soft-shelled turtle needs to urinate, its approach is a little different. It goes in search of a puddle, and dunks its head under the surface.
That's because the Chinese soft-shelled turtle is unique in the animal kingdom: it urinates through its mouth.

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