1. Welcome! Are you interested in tortoises? If so, we invite you to join our community! Our community is the #1 place for tortoise keepers to talk online. Once you join you'll be able to post messages, upload pictures of your tortoise and enclosure, and discuss any tortoise topic with other tortoise keepers. Get started today!

Tortoise Forum

    1. Introductions

      First-timers start here! Introduce yourself and your tortoises
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      Latest: Hello! Jay Bagley, Apr 22, 2018 at 9:51 AM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: Aldabra at sea. zovick, Apr 22, 2018 at 11:23 AM
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    3. Site Announcements

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    4. Tortoise Forum Contests

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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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    2. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Errata tglazie, Apr 20, 2018 at 11:20 AM
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    3. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Natural pest deterrent - cloves Yvonne G, Apr 21, 2018 at 6:23 AM
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    4. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Eggs hatching! NorCal tortoise guy, Apr 21, 2018 at 10:55 AM
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    5. Tortoise Enclosures

      Building your first one? Experienced tortoise cage constructor? Post plans and photos of your hard work
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      Latest: Sulcata Enclosure - Heating through glass? Juliesabin, Apr 22, 2018 at 12:37 PM
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    6. Tortoise Diet and Food

      Make sure your animals have a proper diet. Post places to find suitable food, or even better, how to grow it
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      Latest: Jerusalem Artichokes SteveW, Apr 22, 2018 at 12:30 PM
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    7. Tortoise Vet List

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      Latest: SINGAPORE Yvonne G, Mar 30, 2015
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    8. Tortoise Health

      Tortoise topics relating to general health and medicine
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      Latest: Is he healthy teresaf, Apr 22, 2018 at 9:18 AM
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    9. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Aldabra tortoise laying eggs @ ALDABRAMAN ALDABRAMAN, Apr 22, 2018 at 12:21 PM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: Crow Heading Into Burrow!! madbad, Apr 22, 2018 at 11:43 AM
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    2. Turtles

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      Latest: Need some advice! Moozillion, Apr 22, 2018 at 12:20 PM
    1. Sponsor Subforum

      Tortoise Forum Sponsors may post their promotions, sales, and other news in this subforum. Please support these vendors as they support us!
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    2. Bartering and Trades

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      Latest: Trading Goodies? KarenSoCal, Apr 17, 2018 at 8:39 AM
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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Looking for sulcata tortoise argus333, Apr 21, 2018 at 11:23 AM
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    4. Lost and Found

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      Latest: Lost Russian Tortoise tortoiseplanet, Apr 16, 2018 at 10:46 AM
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    5. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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      Latest: Central Valley Pet Expo Yvonne G, Apr 21, 2018 at 4:23 PM
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    6. Tortoise Product Reviews

      Tell us about your favorite and not-so-favorite tortoise products. Share reviews and comment on others' experiences
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      Latest: Anybody use Pet-Tekk? Moozillion, Apr 22, 2018 at 11:31 AM
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    7. Tortoise Vendor Reviews

      Share feedback on tortoise-related vendors like breeders, feed and reptile supply companies
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      Latest: Tortoise Town helosoldier66, Apr 21, 2018 at 12:37 PM
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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    1. Off Topic Chit Chat

      Anything Goes -- Post about your breakfast, your car troubles, or your new shoes.
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      Latest: Pretend Chat 2.14 MPRC, Apr 22, 2018 at 12:10 PM
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    2. Other Pet Talk

      Dogs, cats, birds, or rats -- talk about all your other pets here!
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      Latest: Cute dog pics! Jay Bagley, Apr 22, 2018 at 9:58 AM
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    3. All Other Photos

      Share photos of yourself, your other pets, your friends, whatever you wish!
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      Latest: cool big black snake on porch Maro2Bear, Apr 18, 2018 at 1:08 PM
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: Any Tortoise owners in Sweden? Albie, Apr 4, 2018
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    5. Personal Promotion

      Members with 100+ posts can use this forum to promote their own projects: causes, websites, businesses or other endeavors
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      Latest: COLD DARK ROOM CarolM, Apr 22, 2018 at 1:09 PM
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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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      Latest: How to? TechnoCheese, Apr 17, 2018 at 3:27 PM
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