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Radiated Tortoise

Radiated Tortoise

The radiated tortoise’s shell has a pattern of yellow lines “radiating” from the center of the dark plate of the shell, hence the name. The shell also contains blood vessels and nerves, so a tortoise can actually feel when it is touched.

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Summer Camp

NOTICE: 

Due to the pubic health crisis, Summer Zoo Camp at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo has been cancelled for this year. Please stay tuned for virtual events from our zoo education department — and in the meantime, you can find zoo-related home learning resources on our Learn at Home page.

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