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Giant Tortoise Adopts Baby Hippo
categories: Articles, Cute, Pics

This story is kinda old, but I’m sure there’s a few people out there who haven’t seen it. And the pictures are enough to make grown men coddle their computer monitors and coo like babies, and that sort of power should not be kept under wraps.

6 Littlegrey Comments:

October 23rd, 2011 at 2:45 am diwilson says:

Oh, I have just recently come across this and I think it is absolutely adorable, brought tears to my eyes. I love turtles and have rescued 5 desert box turtles. They are so under-rated, they do have personalities and this story confirms their love and that they build relationships!! Awesome, simply amazing!!

September 16th, 2011 at 3:10 pm erica says:

hermosooo hermoso,, el amor se presenta de cualquier forma en cualquier parte

April 21st, 2010 at 12:30 am Miryana says:

Now that Owen is all grown up has he moved away, or are they still hanging out together ?
As this original story continues to circulate around the world I would love some more current updates about what happened and how they are doing.

July 26th, 2006 at 10:07 pm Ortchel says:

It must be your lucky day, Maralyn. Here you go.

July 26th, 2006 at 4:26 pm maralyn says:

I would like follow-up information about these two adorable creatures, Thank you, Maralyn

November 10th, 2005 at 6:20 pm wyse says:

I really like the name of the hippo for some reason, and I hadn't seen the last four pictures before. The one where Owen has his head on the turtle is lovely.

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