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Two-headed turtle joins Facebook

Published On: Jul 29 2013 05:34:42 AM HST
Updated On: Jul 29 2013 04:59:43 AM HST
Two-headed turtle San Antonio

San Antonio Zoo

A two-headed turtle born at the San Antonio Zoo last month is so popular it's joined Facebook.

"Thelma and Louise" have their own page on the social networking site, and are at 2,500 followers and counting as of Monday morning.

The turtle, barely larger than the size of a quarter at birth, eats and swims like all the other turtles.

Its two heads -- named after the characters in the 1991 Oscar-winning film -- even get along, zoo officials told The Associated Press.

The turtle hatched on June 18 and is on display at the zoo's Friedrich Aquarium.

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