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Zelva the Giant Tortoise

Flying Buttresses - Pongo with Bill Oddity‘What the Tortoise Taught Us’

Life lessons from the wisest creature on the planet!

Meet Zelva, the beautiful giant Tortoise. Walk side by side with the World’s oldest and most awesome reptile, help to feed her, stroke her enormous shell and be inspired by a close up encounter with nature at its most incredible! Learn to how to slow down, take life easy ...and never forget to stop and eat the roses! Zelva can be shy though... will she come out of her shell? Lettuce hope so!

Zelva the giant tortoise in Fulham

Zelva now has her own website, where you can find further information about this amazing creature!

Photo 1 © Lindsey Harris,
Photo 2 © Justin Thomas Hammersmith and Fulham Council