Animal Control Officer Finds 200-Pound Tortoise Near HemetAnimal control officers are hoping the owner of a 200-pound tortoise found near Hemet will show up Thursday to claim it.
Lost 150-Pound Tortoise Reunited With His Human Family In AlhambraFor the record, the tortoise is named Dirk.
Missing Your 150-Pound Tortoise In Alhambra? Call Animal ControlThe hefty reptile was found about 1 p.m.
Man To Go Free In LA After Smuggling Turtles From JapanA Japanese man who pleaded guilty to smuggling live turtles and tortoises from his country into the United States will be released from federal custody after being sentenced to time served.
2 Arrested In Turtle Smuggling Case At LAXTwo men from Japan have been arrested for allegedly smuggling more than 50 live turtles and tortoises into the United States.