A huge reptile is on the prowl through Tokyo’s streets — but unlike Godzilla, who stomped across Japan’s capital in a blaze of destructive energy, Bon-chan the giant tortoise isn’t doing anything very quickly.  The metre- (3-feet-) long African spurred tortoise, which tips the scales at 70 kilogrammes (150 pounds), is a regular sight on the streets of Tokyo’s Tsukishima district, as he and owner Hisao Mitani take their snail-paced daily walk.  “My wife just fell in love with him when she saw him at a pet shop, so she brought him home,” Mitani, who runs a funeral home, told AFP.

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