Happy 9th Birthday to Disney’s Galapagos Tortoises’!

Excuse us while we fill your screen with a little cuteness for the day! Disney Cast Members joined together to celebrate the 9th Birthday of Galapagos tortoises at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. These cute four-legged friends received special birthday “cake” treats. Check out the adorable photos below.


As shared by Walt Disney World Cast and Community Facebook page: “Animal Keepers sure know how to shell-abrate! Sara and Kelly recently teamed up with the Cast Members at the Animal Nutrition Center to create special birthday “cakes” made of watermelon and pricky-pear cactus for our Galapagos tortoises’ 9th birthday at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Sure looks like a wild celebration to us.”

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The big 9! Happy birthday Galapagos tortoises, and way to go to the Disney Cast Members that made it a special day… and for sharing the cute photos with us!

About Jamie Sylvester

I'm a Disney nerd! A kid at heart who loves the magic and memories of Walt Disney World. I follow all things Disney and enjoy the vacations, day trips, and weekend getaways, and geek out over the planning of such events. My goal is to experience as many Disney desserts and cocktails as possible! Married to another Disney nerd and blessed with a daughter and son, we thoroughly enjoy the magic at Disney and are here to help others experience the magic as well.