I love these things. ;-)
"EXCLUSIVE: THE OLDEST CREATURE ON EARTH
She was hatched when Queen Victoria was still a teenager... next month she'll be 175
By Clare Raymond
HER skin is wrinkled and she's carrying a few extra pounds, but there's still a twinkle in the old girl's eyes.
In fact she's in uncommonly good shape for someone who was born before Victoria came to the throne.
Harriet, a giant Galapagos Land tortoise and the world's oldest living creature, celebrates her 175th birthday on November 15." http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/tm_obje...name_page.html
When I went to the Seychelles they had one there, 'Toby', who was meant to be 100 years old
And he was still very active with the ladies [img]images/icons/wink.gif[/img]
and My Blog
We have a pet tortoise we bought a couple months ago.
Someone older than Jake on the forum....... That must be a 1st [img]images/icons/blush.gif[/img]
My linkedIn Profile
So, where's Ozzie?
Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.
~ Winston Churchill ~ ...Rich Wagner
Foxy old broad, isn't she?
OH NO!!! The old broad died! http://www.usatoday.com/tech/science...tortoise_x.htm