Photos: Dandelion-loving tortoise named Tyrion is a Kansas City celeb Tribune News Service Jul 16, 2022 Jul 16, 2022 Updated Sep 1, 2022 0 A 7-year-old dandelion-loving African spurred tortoise named Tyrion is well known in his Kansas City neighborhood for his impressive size. Bill Kalahurkain feeds his seven-year-old tortoise Tyrion half of a banana to lure him out of his hut. Emily Curiel/Kansas City Star Tywin, a tortoise in its mid-20s, has banana on his face after being fed half a banana by his owner, Bill Kalahurka. Tywin is one of two large African spurred tortoises owned by Bill and Stephanie Kalahurka. Emily Curiel/Kansas City Star Tyrion, the seven-year-old tortoise, wanders around his large enclosure on the front lawn of his owner's home. Emily Curiel/Kansas City Star 0 comments Tags Dcc Wire Whiskers101 Pets Pets-animals Tortoise Tns Dccjb Related to this collection Meet a huge tortoise named Tyrion, a beloved Kansas City celebrity "He's famous in the neighborhood." A large pet tortoise named Tyrion is a must-see sight in one Kansas City neighborhood. Meet Maggie, the paddleboarding goat Like a lot of West Virginians, Maggie loves paddleboarding. It’s just a little harder for her, what with the four hooves and all.