Tortoise-lover Katie Bradley, from Canada, started crocheting the outfits for her seven pet tortoises as a family joke. But after posting pictures of the designs on her tortoise blog, she was soon inundated with requests to make them for tortoises around the globe.
(17 days ago)
Bill O’Cain, an Orangeburg area animal collector and caretaker, attempts to estimate the age of his African spur thigh tortoise by counting the rings on its shell. O’Cain has cared for the tor…
(2 months and 3 days ago)
A zoo’s star exhibits were given a clean bill of health after their first weigh-in for five years yesterday. Biggy and...
(20 days ago)
THE body of the giant Galapagos tortoise called 'Lonesome George' is being embalmed in New York.
(2 months and 9 days ago)
Thomas the tortoise had to be put down by owner June Le Gallez after being attacked by a rat in the back garden of her home in Guernsey, which caused his leg to get infected.
(5 days ago)
Remember the tale of “The Tortoise and The Hare”? Every time I read that story, the tortoise wins.
(2 months and 19 days ago)
Cashew is home, shell and all.
(1 month and 14 days ago)
Under a new state regulation set to take effect next week, pet tortoise owners will only be allowed to keep one of the animals at a time.
(23 days ago)
Franklin strolled slowly along a grassy area at the North Road Walmart on Monday as car horns periodically acknowledged his presence.
(1 month and 2 days ago)
A TORTOISE called Adolf has cheated death – 71 years after he survived a Nazi bomb attack in the Second World War.
(1 month ago)
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