World’s Most Patient Pet Owner Walks His Giant Tortoise Through Streets Of Tokyo

nollygrioPublished: August 1, 2017Updated: August 3, 2017378 views
Published: August 1, 2017Updated: August 3, 2017

Residents in Tokyo have recently reported several sightings of possibly the most patient pet-walker in the world:

An elderly man who takes his enormous African spurred tortoise (or sulcata) out for walks around the town everyday.

Judging by the tortoise’s size, the mysterious pair has probably been together for a very long time, and the tortoise always plods faithfully by its owner’s side.

It even tolerates the occasional silly costume!

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