A very sick box turtle ??? please help!

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Bbasso
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I just was handed this box turtle, the guy lives in my area and knows that I take good care of my current turtles and snake. He saw this guy crossing the road just as it was getting dark and picked it up instead of letting it get run over by a car.

But here is the problem, He did not notice that one of the font legs was missing and the eyes are covered up until he was able to pull over.
I have some pictures of this guy and would like your help to find out what\'s going on with this turtle.

Please let me know asap.
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Bbasso
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Here is another picture.
http://img27.exs.cx/img27/1112/DSC02398.jpg

Please help me to help him. thank you.
dixieee
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oh poor guy he seems to be in a terrible condition..he\'s so lucky to get into ur safe hands..i don\'t know about box turtles so i\'ll add myself in here and call for help..keep us updated about his health plz..
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ok why don\'t u visit this site and see if there\'s a way to contact them?
http://www.turtlehospital.org/
Trailrider
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He has a beautiful shell. :)

My turtle\'s eyes did that, or something like that. I think she did it because of the change in atmosphere or because the first kind of bedding she used was sand. I just gently wiped her eyes with a wet Q-tip (which was hard, seeing as boxies completely close up when afraid)and it slowly went away. Hope this helps!
classic toaster
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Aw it is cute.
dixieee
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yeah really nice shell..
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Gorgious shell!
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See if some of the info at http://www.austinsturtlepage.com/Care/medeyes.htm can help. If I were you, I\'d take him to a herp vet. He\'s a gorgeous animal.

Also try posting on other sites that have box turtle forums like www.turtleforum.com Someone could help you more quickly there. Good luck.
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My lord that is a turtle with some bad looking eyelids.......A vet ASAP i repeat ASAP doesnt look home curable.
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