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Tortoise Suspected of Helping a Baby Alligator Flee the Zoo

Discussion in 'Yahoo News: Zoos' started by RSS, 26 Jul 2014.

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    A baby alligator named Carlos has broken out of a Michigan zoo thanks to a large tortoise that regularly strolls around the area. Gary Moore, who runs the GarLyn Zoo in Mackinac County, suspects that the 12-inch hatchling was able to sneak under the double fence because the slow-pacing turtle wore the dirt away from the bottom of the railing. More...