Ooh baby, I love when the grass is long and cool on these hot summer days. I can hide a little and get tickled at the same time. Lawn time = fine time. What more can a turtle ask for? A daily scute shine?
scute (skyoot) n. a dermal bony plate, as on an armadillo, or a large horny plate, as on a turtle; a horny or chitinous plate that makes up part of the exoskeleton in armadillos, turtles, fishes, etc.