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Training for Devon tortoises


A Devon zoo is home to seven giant tortoises from the Aldabra Atoll in the Seychelles.

The three males and four females arrived at Paignton Zoo in 1986 after being confiscated from an illegal shipment by Customs & Excise officials.

And now they are being trained by their keepers with the help of strawberries - and a plastic ball on a stick.

BBC Spotlight's Philip Loat has been along to meet reptile keeper Andy Meek to find out how the training is going - watch our film.

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