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Cercasi Tartaruga – Looking for a tortoise

Cercasi Tartaruga – Looking for a tortoise

I was very tempted to write as the title of this short article – “Wanted Tortoise”, which would have given it even more of a strange twist but let’s just settle for “looking for a tortoise” Either way, it was a strange sign that hung outside one of the local fruit and vegetable stores in […]

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Tortoise does a runner – was it pushed or did it jump?

Tortoise does a runner – was it pushed or did it jump?

An unusual find this morning in Parco Kennedy – the park between Barga Vecchia and Barga Giardino  … a healthy tortoise but unfortunately stranded on its back unable to move. Nobody is really sure if it had been put there or if maybe it had slid down the bank into the park from Barga Vecchia. […]