Davidson County girl cares for turtles, calls her backyard “Turtle Town”

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DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. -- A girl in Davidson County has a thing about turtles.

Ashley Hale has pet turtles living in her backyard in an area she calls "Turtle Town."

She said that several years ago her dad brought home turtles that he rescued from a construction site and she has continued to collect them ever since.

"I just love my turtles," Hale says.