People online were enamored with the pup lounging in the background.
Turtle owner Sara Coggeshall thought her pet may have been in search of an iguana that used to live at the property.
The park in Corsica has warned thieves to return the tortoises, whether they are traffickers or activists planning to release the animals.
He had already grabbed two gopher tortoises and was looking for more.
The critically endangered Burmese Star Tortoises have been safely reported to a Myanmar sanctuary.