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: Aspiring tortoise keeper, DFW wellington, Aug 16, 2018 at 4:23 PM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: Tortoise Nails ascott, Aug 15, 2018 at 2:22 AM
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    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: Repetitive Questions Yvonne G, Jul 25, 2018
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    4. Tortoise Forum Contests

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      Latest: Buddy ready for Christmas! sahturtle, Jul 31, 2018
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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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      Latest: BASKING ARTICLE LoonyLovegood, Aug 16, 2018 at 10:17 AM
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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: 2018 Tort First Aid Kit... Pastel Tortie, Aug 16, 2018 at 4:41 PM
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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Tortoise Sweaters? LoonyLovegood, Aug 16, 2018 at 9:30 AM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Fertile and Infertile Eggs VividTortoises, Aug 16, 2018 at 10:25 AM
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    6. Tortoise Enclosures

      Building your first one? Experienced tortoise cage constructor? Post plans and photos of your hard work
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      Latest: Need outdoor enclosure advice SULCY, Aug 16, 2018 at 8:26 AM
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    7. 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: Is Moringa good sources of food? RosemaryDW, Aug 16, 2018 at 4:39 PM
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    8. Tortoise Vet List

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

      Tortoise topics relating to general health and medicine
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      Latest: respiratory infection recovery/ relapse? Ajonesjag, Aug 16, 2018 at 2:47 PM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Show us ur smooth shell tortoise . Cowboy_Ken, Aug 16, 2018 at 2:14 PM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: Why is my Tortoise head bobbing at my dogs? orv, Aug 16, 2018 at 12:46 AM
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    2. Turtles

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      Latest: My 21 year old Girl seanang168, Aug 16, 2018 at 4:59 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: Male Sulcata for smaller species of tortoise Th34cr0ws, Aug 13, 2018 at 11:42 AM
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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Wanted... A lil rock of my own! wellington, Aug 16, 2018 at 4:18 PM
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    4. Lost and Found

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      Latest: Found mature sulcata tortoise Pastel Tortie, Aug 13, 2018 at 12:38 PM
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    5. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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      Latest: SoCal Reptile shows Cowboy_Ken, Aug 15, 2018 at 9:14 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: Spineless cactus samkerns1, Aug 10, 2018 at 4:52 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: Russian Tortoise From Carol S! TechnoCheese, Aug 15, 2018 at 5:30 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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    2. Other Pet Talk

      Dogs, cats, birds, or rats -- talk about all your other pets here!
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      Latest: Nerite Snail not eating LoonyLovegood, Aug 16, 2018 at 2:09 PM
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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: POST YOUR CUTEST TORT PICS Kaeloni, Aug 16, 2018 at 12:58 PM
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: Hermanns owners UK Lyn W, Aug 7, 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 EllieMay, Aug 16, 2018 at 4:50 PM
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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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