Family Cleans House, Finds Pet Tortoise Missing Since 1982
While cleaning out the house, a neighbor asked son Leandro if he was intending to get rid of the tortoise, too.
"I put the trash bag on the floor and the neighbor just warned me 'are you going to throw the turtle away too?' At that moment, I went white and didn't believe it," Leandro told Globo TV.
That's when the Almeidas learned that Manuela had managed to survive for three decades on her own.https://www.sunnyskyz.com/blog/2963/Family-Cleans-House-Finds-Pet-Tortoise-Missing-Since-1982