|The Tortoise and the Heir|
|Season 4, Episode 1|
|Air Date||November 7th, 2015|
|Written by||Guy Toubes|
|Supervising director||Joel Dickie|
|Directed by||Steven Garcia|
|It's the Pet Fest! - Part 2||Pitch Purrfect|
The Tortoise and the Heir is the first episode of the fourth season of Littlest Pet Shop and the seventy-ninth episode overall.
While Blythe ponders her life's calling, a 150-year-old giant tortoise with an interesting past comes to the day camp and shares some life changing information with her.
- Ashleigh Ball - Blythe Baxter
- Sam Vincent - Russell Ferguson and Speedy
- Tabitha St. Germain - Pepper Clark
- Kyle Rideout - Vinnie Terrio
- Kira Tozer - Minka Mark
- Nicole Oliver - Zoe Trent
- Peter New - Sunil Nevla
- Jocelyn Loewen - Penny Ling
- Kathleen Barr - Mrs. Twombly
- Michael Kopsa - Roger Baxter
- Shannon Chan-Kent - Youngmee Song
- The title is a reference the the Aesop fable, Tortoise and the Hare; which Sunil mentions in the episode.
- This is the first time Blythe's mother, whose name is revealed to be Lauren "Betty" Baxter (née Smith), is mentioned.
- Speedy's line, "Hey, I'm walking here!" is from the film Midnight Cowboy.
- Blythe's recording on her phone of Penny and Vinnie is different to what actually happens. Penny is clinging to Blythe, but the phone recording shows her standing on the floor. Vinnie frantically shakes Blythe's leg, but on the phone he doesn't move it at all.