Two-headed turtle gets first unique glimpse of the world

A two-headed turtle has been getting its first glimpse of the world after hatching at a zoo in the United States.

Two-headed turtle in Texas
Two-headed turtle in Texas Credit: APTN

Named Thelma and Louise she appears healthy and is able to swim and walk in her tank in Texas.

It's not the first time the zoo has had a two-head creature
It's not the first time the zoo has had a two-head creature Credit: APTN

The right side was looking around very curious and the left side was trying to bite me. I have to put my vote on the left side, seems a little dominant.

– Craig Belke, Curator of Reptiles, Amphibians and Aquatic Animals

It is not the first two-headed reptile at San Antonio Zoo. The facility was home to a two-headed Texas rat snake named Janus.