Tip for beginners: Dont try and take one on until you have a bow, lots of arrows, and three or more dilos to help you. The reason I say dilos is because they're probably one of the easiest carnivores to tame.
This is an awful animal to underestimate. When I first played the game, I thought I could kill one for easy meat and resources. The douche took 6 spears to the face, broke my leg, and speed-walked after me as I limped away. DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE.
These guys are big turtles.When you hit it there go nuts on you.When I was a......noon I thought they run when you hit them so I hit one.I was like"I'm goanna wreck" your face and he was like"oh no you don't ".And it killed me.