The Leopard Tortoise is native to eastern and southern Africa and get their name from the pattern on their shell.
They live scrubland, savannah and semi-arid, thorny grasslands.
In their native habitat, they are sometimes eaten or used to make medicine.
Leopard Tortoises are herbivores and their diet consists of mixed grasses, weeds and greens.
Lifespan – Up to 100 years in captivity.
IUCN Conservation Status – Least Concern