Giant tortoise to celebrate 128th birthday
May 29, 2009 | 11 comments
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A giant tortoise called Methuselah is celebrating its 128th birthday. The gentle giant was born in 1881 in the Galapagos Islands and has lived at the reptile gardens near Rapid City since 1956.
Methuselah, the giant tortoise that resides at the Reptile Gardens tourist attraction south of Rapid City, will celebrate his 128th birthday in June.The giant tortoise, born in 1881 in the Galapagos Islands, has been a part of the popular Black Hills attraction since 1956."
Source: Rapid City Journal
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