How to Pick Up a Snapping Turtle

Snapping turtle enthusiast Rolf shows us how to pick up an incredibly ferocious snapping turtle without being bitten. Rolf suggests the technique could be used to remove a snapping turtle from a busy road. It also looks like a pretty good way to be bitten by an enraged snapping turtle.

The video is a excerpt from Turtle Derby, and upcoming documentary by Todd Bieber about turtles (ferocious and otherwise), kids, and the environment. Bieber has been raising funds for the film on Kickstarter.

via Boing Boing