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A girl asked her boyfriend to look after her pet tortoise, so he trolled her with these photos
# Shellshocked
# Shellshocked

A girl asked her boyfriend to look after her pet tortoise, so he trolled her with these photos

May 30th 2015, 3:15 PM 10,197 Views 3 Comments

Tortoises behaving badly.

This tortoise got a brand new 3D-printed shell after her own one was damaged
# Comin Atcha
# Comin Atcha

This tortoise got a brand new 3D-printed shell after her own one was damaged

Mar 28th 2015, 9:57 AM 3,222 Views 0 Comments

Her name is Cleopatra, and she looks fierce.

Watch a tortoise slowly, slowly chase off a man who interrupted him mating
# Slow And Steady
# Slow And Steady

Watch a tortoise slowly, slowly chase off a man who interrupted him mating

Mar 24th 2015, 9:19 PM 3,928 Views 1 Comment

The animal kingdom-equivalent of your mate walking in on you getting the ride.

This tortoise rescuing its overturned pal is the meaning of friendship
# Hero In A Half Shell
# Hero In A Half Shell

This tortoise rescuing its overturned pal is the meaning of friendship

Dec 16th 2014, 2:48 PM 2,271 Views 0 Comments

“Nnnnnggg. Nnnnnnggg. There.”

This tortoise failing to climb a slide sums up every bad day you've ever had
# Slow Progress
# Slow Progress

This tortoise failing to climb a slide sums up every bad day you've ever had

Aug 15th 2014, 12:15 PM 1,980 Views 0 Comments

The struggle is real.

A 150-pound giant tortoise was found 'on the run' by US police
# Slow And Steady
# Slow And Steady

A 150-pound giant tortoise was found 'on the run' by US police

Aug 4th 2014, 12:15 PM 2,017 Views 1 Comment

His name is Clark. Clark the tortoise.

Tortoises mating. Just watch it.
# The Wild Life
# The Wild Life

Tortoises mating. Just watch it.

Mar 13th 2014, 4:47 PM 2,407 Views 8 Comments

And stick with it til the end.

Tortoise has amputated leg replaced with Lego wheel
# Tortoise
# Tortoise

Tortoise has amputated leg replaced with Lego wheel

Nov 8th 2013, 5:30 PM 1,559 Views 1 Comment

Schildi keeps on rollin’.

Tortoise found 'wandering around Dublin Castle'
# Hero In A Half Shell
# Hero In A Half Shell

Tortoise found 'wandering around Dublin Castle'

Oct 10th 2013, 11:24 AM 9,986 Views 44 Comments

Do you know anything about it?

Solved: The mystery of the tortoise found in the lift
# Iowa
# Iowa

Solved: The mystery of the tortoise found in the lift

Apr 8th 2013, 8:33 AM 1,507 Views 0 Comments

Was Cashew the tortoise stolen and then smuggled back into an Iowa museum?

London Zoo keepers weigh and measure 16,000 animals
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

London Zoo keepers weigh and measure 16,000 animals

Aug 22nd 2012, 2:23 PM 6,735 Views 8 Comments

There’s just no such thing as privacy anymore.

Tortoise Lonesome George, last of his species, found dead
# Shell Shock
# Shell Shock

Tortoise Lonesome George, last of his species, found dead

Jun 25th 2012, 9:34 AM 6,528 Views 25 Comments

The giant tortoise species was thought to be extinct when George was found in 1972.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
From TheJournal.ie
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

May 6th 2012, 7:45 PM 7,719 Views 0 Comments

Our essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any bits and pieces you may have missed.

Have you seen this tortoise? 100-year-old pet makes quick getaway in Dublin
# Great Escape
From TheJournal.ie
# Great Escape

Have you seen this tortoise? 100-year-old pet makes quick getaway in Dublin

May 6th 2012, 2:54 PM 7,634 Views 23 Comments

Florentine the tortoise’s escape has been trending on Twitter in Dublin this afternoon after his unexpected getaway.

Four accused of eating endangered Zimbabwe tortoises
# Animals
From TheJournal.ie
# Animals

Four accused of eating endangered Zimbabwe tortoises

Feb 16th 2012, 2:06 PM 3,430 Views 18 Comments

The men admitted killing 40 of the endangered animals, while another 13 live tortoises were found in a house raised by invesetigators.

Homeward bound: 7 pets reunited with owners against the odds
# The Littlest Hobos
# The Littlest Hobos

Homeward bound: 7 pets reunited with owners against the odds

Sep 18th 2011, 10:00 AM 9,274 Views 7 Comments

Check out some heartwarming tales of animals who’ve found their way back to their owners after some incredible and mysterious journeys…