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: meet Marvin Grandpa Turtle 144, May 24, 2018 at 2:50 PM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: Reed diffuser and Hermann's tortoise Lyn W, May 23, 2018 at 2:36 PM
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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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    2. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Pyramiding – Solving the Mystery Anyfoot, May 21, 2018 at 1:11 PM
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    3. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Coconut Oil Jay Bagley, May 14, 2018
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    4. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Extra scutes ALDABRAMAN, May 24, 2018 at 1:09 PM
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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: New Stack of Animal Plastics CLosed Chambers Tom, May 24, 2018 at 3:43 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: Red foot not eating green vegetables Lemonade, May 24, 2018 at 1:41 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: Please help (took a bite of rotten food) ZEROPILOT, May 24, 2018 at 3:42 PM
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    9. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Eating hay Lyn W, May 24, 2018 at 2:22 PM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: My little guy won't eat his grass... Tom, May 22, 2018 at 11:17 AM
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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: Male leopracata for a female leo Slow and steady, May 24, 2018 at 6:13 AM
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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: 7 year old 70 lb sulcata for sale Tom, May 24, 2018 at 9:43 AM
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    4. Lost and Found

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      Latest: Found Tortoise in Dubai. Yvonne G, May 23, 2018 at 10:17 AM
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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: Dollar Tree turtle art? Turtulas-Len, May 11, 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: Anyone experience with CB Reptile? Wolfen, May 23, 2018 at 10:20 AM
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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      Latest: Looking to adopt a sulcata in SoCal Yvonne G, May 23, 2018 at 8:33 PM
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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: Movie Quote Game! ZEROPILOT, May 24, 2018 at 3:45 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: Ant keeping? That's what I do. Totally_Tortoise, May 24, 2018 at 11:54 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: Spider Eggs CarolM, May 24, 2018 at 1:01 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 Bee62, May 24, 2018 at 3:47 PM
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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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