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: I'm father of a beautiful RES Truffle The RES, Feb 20, 2018 at 10:35 PM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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    3. Site Announcements

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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: Hibernation Nightmare! tglazie, Feb 20, 2018 at 10:51 PM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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      Latest: BASKING ARTICLE SULCY, Jan 23, 2018
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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Bone growth. Anyfoot, Feb 16, 2018 at 11:46 PM
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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Outdoor humidity? Benjtort, Feb 19, 2018 at 4:30 PM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: More eggs Tom, Feb 20, 2018 at 7:19 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: Waterproof indoor enclosure Alex Z, Feb 21, 2018 at 1:10 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: Can my tortoise eat this grass/weeds? trickspiration, Feb 20, 2018 at 8:46 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: Out of hibernation and walking in circles WithLisa, Feb 20, 2018 at 10:36 PM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Photo Albume of Truffle Truffle The RES, Feb 20, 2018 at 10:57 PM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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    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? nightoff, Jan 23, 2018
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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Variety for the spice of your tortoises' lives Tom, Feb 20, 2018 at 12:43 PM
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    4. Lost and Found

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      Latest: Found Tortoise in Dubai. Maro2Bear, Feb 19, 2018 at 2:15 PM
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    5. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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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: Best lighting TechnoCheese, Feb 13, 2018
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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: backwaterreptiles.com (SCAM) Oogway the russian tort, Feb 20, 2018 at 9:42 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: I spy... JoesMum, Feb 20, 2018 at 11:41 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: Home cooking for dogs. WithLisa, Feb 20, 2018 at 10:32 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: A Tort A Day ColaCarbonaria, Feb 20, 2018 at 12:13 PM
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: tennessee owners baldegale, Feb 17, 2018 at 8:53 AM
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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 JoesMum, Feb 21, 2018 at 2:17 AM
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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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