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Capone the alligator snapping turtle swimming around his habitat

HOW old is that turtle?

If the turtle you spot in our Zoo looks particularly good for their age, well, they just might be doing pretty well for their age too! 

Rako the tortoise

The Great Tortoise Rescue

Earlier this month, authorities rescued about 10,000 critically endangered radiated tortoises from a home in Madagascar. See what we did to help and how you can contribute, too.