Butch Is Back!

Butch, the 150 yr. old Desert Tortoise, has been returned to his family. You may remember in October that Butch had gone missing from his home in Cupertino. He has been in the Carle family since 1943 and spends every winter hibernating in a toolbox in the couple’s closet.  15 years ago a Stanford tortoise… Continue Reading

150 Yr. Old Pet Tortoise Butch Missing

Update: Butch is home! Butch the desert tortoise is missing and it’s feared he was stolen. He has been cared for by two generations of the Carle family of Cupertino, CA and before that he belonged to a third person.  This desert tortoise is a beloved member of the family who hibernates in a toolbox… Continue Reading