A video of a Japanese man with his 25 years old African Giant Tortise taking a walk on the street of Japan has dropped online.
A Japanese retired man identified as Mr. Mitani has caused a stir on social media after always spotted with his old-time friend taking a walk for some shopping.
According to the man, his wife bought him his friend 25 years ago and he has kept it as a pet for all this while and now can go out with it.
His name is Bon Chan, very tiny like the size of his palm when he was bought and brought home to be kept as a pet.
Bon Chan began growing rapidly very fast when it was 10 years and after 25 years of been together, it weighs 70 kg, the same weight as an adult person in his early twenties.
Mr. Mitani always takes his friend for a walk every day and can cover a short distance in many hours because of the slow nature of his friend.
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