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Elderly Woman Gets Visit From Traveling Zoo

There is no doubt that 81-year-old Patricia Delaney loves animals of all kinds. She loves all animals from the top of the food chain on down. She is especially into horses, but she can't ride anymore thanks to her Parkinson's Disease. Being confined in a nursing home has severely limited her chances of getting to interact with animals -- until her social worker came up with the idea of bringing a zoo to her.

Tiny Tortoise Gets LEGO Miracle

For one tiny tortoise a set of LEGO blocks and accessories became his new lease on life when a veterinarian built him a sort of wheelchair when his legs weren't doing the job for him. The little reptile's name is Blade and his human mom took him to the vet when she noticed that he wasn't moving in a normal way and was having trouble getting around.

Dog Steals Tortoise In An Attempt To Win Race Against Rabbit! The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

I don't recall a dog being in the original version of "The Tortoise Versus the Hare," but I have to admit it would have added a whole new dimension to the story.  Its sort of like a slow-motion train robbery...

Watch Out, Cat! The Tortoise Is Gonna Get Ya! The Chasing Animal Video Of The Day!!!

There's something about the way this tortoise chases this cat that makes me feel that love is in the air...

World Cup 2014 Winners Determined By Psychic Animals? (Videos)

Animals seem to have leg up on the bookmakers when it comes to wagers made to determine winners in major sporting events. But you got to hand it to our furry and reptilian friends - after several different species were successful in picking the winner of the last Super Bowl in the States, it's not a stretch to think that animals outside of our borders could be just as accurate with their winning picks.

This Tortoise Really Wants a Beer! The Animated Animal Video of the Day!!!

This little tortoise shows off some mad skills when it comes to getting a refreshing beer in this series of funny Brazilian commercials.

Pet Tortoise Lost 32 Years Ago Found Alive In An Upstairs Room

That's not a lost pet, THIS is a lost pet! Manuela, a red-footed tortoise and beloved pet of the Almeida family of Rio de Janeiro, went missing in 1982 but she didn't go far: the family finally discovered her in a furniture-choked attic room having survived on termites for over 30 years.