Tortoises – D.C. Zoo
Check out this 3 legged tortoise, now living happily with his new owner. An old blog post but still won my heart.
More pics and the story here: http://widowwithdogs.blogspot.com/2007/05/new-addition.html
In a bizarre attempt to honor the Year of the Rabbit and educate the public, an aquarium in Seoul has hosted a reenactment of Aesop’s classic tale, “The Tortoise and the Hare.
The strange, surprisingly entertaining event in South Korea featured a sea turtle instead of a tortoise and a diver dressed up in what appears to be rabbit pajamas, to play the part of the hare.
Diver Races Sea Turtle (by uzoouk)
Daisy, my grandmother’s cheeky little tortoise.
Whose a hungry tortie?
Give him a job! specifically tort pictures so I can post them here 😀
Theirs is a forbidden love…
A member of the tortoise listserv I read posted this pic of their new special friend, brought to them by Snowpocalypse 2011.