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Tortoise Forum

    1. Introductions

      First-timers start here! Introduce yourself and your tortoises
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: Habitat size for Ivan? Tidgy's Dad, Nov 16, 2017 at 4:41 PM
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    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: Happy 10th Birthday, TFO! Tidgy's Dad, Sep 22, 2017
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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: Need a little help with my sulcata and box lisa127, Nov 17, 2017 at 4:35 PM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Does diet contribute to pyramiding. Ernie Johnson, Nov 12, 2017 at 10:49 AM
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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Closed "Chambers" JoesMum, Nov 16, 2017 at 7:10 AM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Russian tortoise breeding JoesMum, Nov 16, 2017 at 10:35 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: Outside enclosure Cowboy_Ken, Nov 17, 2017 at 7:24 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: Zood med grassland tortoise food Tom, Nov 17, 2017 at 5:15 AM
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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: PLEASE SOMEONE HELP (tortoise upside down) Big Charlie, Nov 17, 2017 at 5:57 PM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Tazer the Leopard Jimb, Nov 16, 2017 at 5:48 AM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: Now what??! Tom, Nov 9, 2017
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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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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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    4. Lost and Found

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      Latest: (found tortoise)Help! HobieCat, Nov 6, 2017
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    5. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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      Latest: TTPG Conference kingsley, Nov 17, 2017 at 8:39 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: Herpstat 4 (Spyder Robotics) Redstrike, Oct 26, 2017
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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: Please check out tortstork Thomas Anderson, Nov 15, 2017 at 1:44 PM
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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      Latest: looking for adult male eastern box christykindness, Nov 17, 2017 at 6:25 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: Pretend Chat 2.14 Cowboy_Ken, Nov 17, 2017 at 4:58 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: Increasing water hardness? Moozillion, Nov 15, 2017 at 6:11 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: Our Cats Yvonne G, Nov 10, 2017
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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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 Tidgy's Dad, Nov 17, 2017 at 8:46 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: Having issues with app TechnoCheese, Nov 13, 2017 at 5:08 PM
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