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The Tortoise at the Bond

  • When: Oct 18th, 2017
  • QIC: Earhart
  • The PAX: Disco Duck, Captain Kirk, Bocephus, Ascot, Term Pappy, Napster, WWW, Spartan, Texas Ranger, Crimson, Sooey, YHC Earhart…
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Top Ten Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a country rich in cultural sites and areas of outstanding natural beauty. Driving a matter of hours, the landscape completely changes from dry dusty land to green tea plantations. 1,131 more words


Cuthbert @ Rainbow Bridge

“Cuthbert was a horsfield, very shy but once he ‘come out of his shell’ was quite a funny little tortie! He loved dandelions, petunias and being outside stomping in the sunshine, though he also loved to bask and bathe. 94 more words

Pets Waiting At Rainbow Bridge

Malti Explains Redfooted Tortoises: Size at Maturity

When most people think of tortoises, they think massive. Huge.

Oh so big. Like a very small vehicle or a very large rock.

In these cases, they are usually thinking about the giant Galapagos tortoises, which can weigh nearly 1,000 pounds at maturity and live 170+ years. 188 more words

Shannon Cutts

The fun things you see on the side of the road.

There is a guy in town who will find an empty field and let his Tortoises out. He let the people hang out with them, feed them ance take photos with them. 10 more words

Aquarium Trip

Isa went to the COEX Aquarium in South Seoul for the first time on Saturday with her extended family. She stayed in her stroller most the time in order for us to move through the aquarium and squeeze through all the people, but she was very observant of all the creatures she got to see.


'Extinct' giant tortoise to be bred in captivity

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

QUITO (AFP) – A species of Galapagos giant tortoise thought to have been made extinct 150 years ago will be bred in captivity, officials said, after DNA studies showed specimens discovered in the last decade shared similar genetic makeup. 183 more words

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