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But "chase" might be too generous: A giant tortoise "will hit a cruising speed of about 1/6 mph," the National Wildlife Federation
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For the first time in more than one hundred years, researchers have found newborn baby tortoises on the tiny Galapagos island
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Jiayou, indeed. Nice work, tortoise! According to The Dodo, these two tortoises live in Taipei, Taiwan, and the children
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At last week's New York unveiling of the mounted body of Lonesome George, the legendary Galápagos tortoise, the VIPs in attendance dismissed it as a silly idea: "George is a rock star, why not send him on tour?"
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On the surface, this would seem to be a clear-cut case of animal cruelty. Those geckos are dead because of the actions of some humans. But I think this case actually resides in more of a gray area because I think the geckos were willing participants.
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I'm willing to grant that the turtles will probably survive the experience. But if it isn't cruel, it's certainly tasteless, in the non-culinary way. This is not the relationship we're supposed to have with living things. They are not here to be treated like some kind of moving furniture.
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Their speedy learning is in line with the fact that tortoise hatchlings don't receive parental care, so they have to learn
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The zoo didn't realize Carlos was gone until a witness spotted him near a major road and contacted police Sunday, according
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The bishop, who along with the sailors, had to endure a water shortage, was not impressed and later wrote to the King of Spain the place looked "as though at some time God had showered stones."
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Animals love to ride Roombas, and a tortoise is basically like a living Roomba. Right? Whether they like it or not, these