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: Tortoise Identification Assistance shaunaokc, Jul 19, 2018 at 4:16 PM
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    2. Site Announcements

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    3. Tortoise Forum Contests

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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: Smart Shopping At PetSmart EllieMay, Jul 19, 2018 at 3:56 PM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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      Latest: BASKING ARTICLE Loni, Jul 4, 2018
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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Ca to Cholecalciferol Ratio mark1, Jul 19, 2018 at 5:39 PM
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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Should I get a tortoise or not? wellington, Jul 18, 2018 at 8:11 PM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Baby Sulcatas hatching Tom, Jul 18, 2018 at 9:00 PM
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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: Aquarium Tom, Jul 19, 2018 at 5:46 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: Safe to feed? Will, Jul 19, 2018 at 5:48 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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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Jessie eating a healthy breakfast Jay Bagley, Jul 18, 2018 at 7:56 PM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: What type of tortoise is this? HermanniChris, Jul 19, 2018 at 4:41 PM
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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: Need to rehome my adult Sulcatas liz kramer, Jul 16, 2018 at 10:51 PM
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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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    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: Chris Leonne - Garden State Tortoise Diamond, Jul 19, 2018 at 5:22 PM
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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      Latest: Sulcata Tortoise wanted Briannesmith1, Jul 15, 2018 at 6:35 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: I spy... KarenSoCal, Jul 19, 2018 at 5:55 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: Help with baby savannah monitor?! daniellenc, Jul 19, 2018 at 10:27 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: Some wild Florida lizards Toddrickfl1, Jul 19, 2018 at 11:45 AM
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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 Lyn W, Jul 19, 2018 at 3:42 PM
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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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