Tortoise in a baby stroller a novelty even for New Yorkers

By Gina Cherelus NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York City is filled with oddities that can surprise even the most die-hard New Yorkers and when Henry the tortoise turned up in a stroller in Central Park this week for his daily outing it turned more than a few heads. The 17 pound (7.7 kg) sulcata tortoise is the pet of 24-year-old Amanda Green who lives in the Harlem neighborhood of Manhattan. New Yorkers are accustomed to dog walkers but no so much tortoise walkers, so Green expected only a few responses.

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