A tortoise thought to be 100 years old wandered more than six and a half miles from home before it was found.
Nancy Knauss said her tortoise, Touche, wandered out of her yard in Fresno, California, when a gardener left the gate open and the pet went on a slow-speed excursion across town.
Touche was found climbing onto a domed mount that covered a drain pipe.
Nancy thinks the Touche may have developed an attraction to the cover, which resembles a tortoise shell.
Nancy was overjoyed to be reunited with her longtime pet. She and Touche have been together for almost 55 years.