Tortoise sex – she wants no part of it

or why you should not have food hanging out of your mouth when hitting on a girl.

so here he’s making good progress….. but:

uh-oh – she’s pullin’ out from under him!

FAIL!

Maybe, just maybe, brushing the teeth… erh, the beak would have helped, Popeye!

I think these are Aldabra giant tortoise (Aldabrachelys gigantea); photographed at the Tierpark Friedrichsfelde in Berlin

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About Heinrich Mallison

I'm a dinosaur biomech guy working at the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin.
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