LIVE VIDEO: WUSA 9 at 6am    Watch
 

Huge Tortoise in Galapagos Gets Health Check Photos

7:26 AM, Jul 18, 2013   |    comments
  • Share
  • Print
  • - A A A +
  • FILED UNDER

I won't pretend to have seen thousands of tortoises in my life, but I can safely say this is biggest tortoise I've ever seen.  

Take a look at these photos, courtesy of the Associated Press, of a massive Galapagos tortoise getting a health check.  The animal is so big four people carry it and it needs industrial-strength scales to be weighed. 

Now that's a big tortoise.

*If you're on our iPad app click the VIDEO button to view this gallery

Most Watched Videos