It appears that a tortoise in China's northeastern province of Jilin, has become addicted to nicotine. It is the Pet of a smoker named Yun.
Yun had teased the tortoise by putting his lit cigarette butt in the turtles mouth and to his surprize it started smoking it. He has since been sharing his cigarettes with his tortoise
The smoking tortoise has been witnessed by nieghbours and local media. "It seems to have become addicted," Yun stated.
"Whenever I smoke in front of it, it will stick its head out of the water and fidget about until I give it the stub"