184-Year-Old Tortoise Does Something For First Time In His Life

184-years is a long time to wait for this, but from the look on this tortoise’s face, it was worth the wait. Johnanthan the tortoise got his first bath this week. Veterinarian Joe Hollins did the honors using a loofah, soft brush and sponge. The The Daily Mail reports that Johnathan arrived on St. Helena Island when he was 50 years old. That was in 1882! In his time on St Helena he has seen 28 British governors come and go. Eight

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