A “football playing” tortoise from Aylesbury has become an internet sensation.
A film of Bubba crawling at speed across the kitchen floor while nudging a purple ball has clocked up more than 60 million views so far.
Owner Paul Milham said: “The ball happened to be on the floor and we got him out as we usually do, just to have a run-around and exercise.
“He saw this ball and went for it, which had us in stitches, so I thought I’d record it and stick it out for a bit of fun on Twitter.”
His daughter Ciara said: “It’s just the fact that it’s a tortoise going so quickly – that’s not what people think tortoises are like.”
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