Posted October 26, 2017 by Creature Features

The desert sand is hot and you've got neither arms nor legs to help you rise above it. What to do? Hitch a ride on a passing tortoise and take a load off your, er, belly.

Posted August 7, 2017 by Creature Features

A New York man suspected of stealing a 'huge a--' tortoise from an animal shelter is being defended by someone very close to home: his sharp-tongued mother.

Posted May 5, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

I've just been to the library and I think I went just a bit overboard on my choices.

 

Posted March 29, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

I don't know about this vacation. The taxis here are incredibly slow.

Posted March 9, 2017 by Creature Features

It's a piggy bank, it's an animal sculpture, it's... both! This realistic Indian Star tortoise coin bank saves spare change while adding life to any room.

Posted February 28, 2017 by Ron Callari

The goal is 12,000 species. The ’Photo Ark’ navigator and animal photographer is Joel Sartore. The mission is to document every captive animal species in the world using studio lighting and black-and-white backgrounds. So far, he’s traveled to 40 countries and has accomplished more than half of his target.

Posted October 27, 2016 by John P. Barker

You don't want to get on the bad side of Mr. Tortoise.  I would suggest a strategic retreat.

Posted October 24, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

I believe I can fly. I believe I can touch the sky. Okay, not really. But wearing these wings does make me feel a little "batty."