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!
    1. Introductions

      First-timers start here! Introduce yourself and your tortoises
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      Latest: New tortoise not doing well Yvonne G, Dec 9, 2018 at 4:36 PM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: To the new people of the forum! drew54, Nov 26, 2018
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    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: VOTING ZEROPILOT, Nov 25, 2018
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    4. Tortoise Forum Contests

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      Latest: 2019 Tortoise Forum Calendar Contest! vladimir, Dec 7, 2018 at 3:46 PM
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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: A weird question: Cowboy_Ken, Dec 9, 2018 at 10:54 AM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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      Latest: Interesting Article... pguinpro, Nov 9, 2018
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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Burmese Star, first time egg laying Stoneman, Dec 9, 2018 at 7:07 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: How are outdoor pens made? MKNOX, Dec 8, 2018 at 9:03 PM
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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: South Florida Bush Yvonne G, Dec 9, 2018 at 4:42 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: Lump on radiated tortoise head. Is it abscess? Stoneman, Dec 9, 2018 at 11:41 AM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Crazy sulcata Dizisdalife, Dec 9, 2018 at 8:05 AM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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    2. Turtles

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      Latest: Brumation mark1, Dec 9, 2018 at 4:31 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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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Praying Mantis Ootheca egg cases ReptileStation, Dec 9, 2018 at 2:36 PM
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    4. Lost and Found

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      Latest: Wild Florida Sulcata wellington, Nov 20, 2018
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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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    7. Tortoise Vendor Reviews

      Share feedback on tortoise-related vendors like breeders, feed and reptile supply companies
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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 Mizcreant, Dec 9, 2018 at 2:58 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: Beulah, my Marine Toad Yvonne G, Dec 9, 2018 at 7:43 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: My other pets :) coshepard, Dec 6, 2018 at 6:42 PM
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: Sanibel Florida in February Toddrickfl1, Dec 8, 2018 at 8:08 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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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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