Photos of birds, fish, flowers and miscellaneous things that catch my eye and instill a sense of wonder.
Sunday, July 18, 2010
Baby Leopard Tortoise
Baby Leopard Tortoise, Geochelone pardalis. Leopard Tortoises, the fourth largest land tortoise, are native to the Eastern and South African Savannah. They have extremely hard shells to protect them against predators such as lions. This baby Leopard Tortoise is about 6 months old.