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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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: Russian tortise activity Lyn W, Sep 22, 2018 at 3:34 PM
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    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: Repetitive Questions Yvonne G, Jul 25, 2018
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    4. Tortoise Forum Contests

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      Latest: 2018 Tortoise Forum Calendar! Yvonne G, Aug 26, 2018
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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: Is my tortoise friendly, or horny ? Toddrickfl1, Sep 22, 2018 at 5:51 PM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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      Latest: BASKING ARTICLE LoonyLovegood, Aug 16, 2018
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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Pyramiding – Solving the Mystery Markw84, Sep 19, 2018 at 5:07 PM
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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: Redfoot layed an egg on top of the ground Redfool, Sep 21, 2018 at 5:40 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: Cost for Building Your Own Outdoor Night Box Trihog, Sep 22, 2018 at 4:14 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: Dieeeeeeeet! maggie18fan, Sep 22, 2018 at 5:57 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: Does this need to be trimmed? ZEROPILOT, Sep 22, 2018 at 2:01 PM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Show us ur smooth shell tortoise . ALDABRAMAN, Sep 20, 2018 at 3:26 PM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: New tortoise owner, worried about hibernation Yvonne G, Sep 23, 2018 at 8:10 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: Female Sulcata ALDABRAMAN, Sep 18, 2018 at 10:01 PM
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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Hatch your own sulcata tortstoise shellfreak, Sep 23, 2018 at 6:27 AM
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    4. Lost and Found

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      Latest: Found a tortoise in my backyard! Millerlite, Sep 21, 2018 at 3:56 PM
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    5. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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      Latest: 2018 TTPG Conference MichaelaW, Sep 12, 2018
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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: Reptile Supply Company Kaeloni, Sep 20, 2018 at 10:48 AM
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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: Carol S lilly_sand99, Sep 23, 2018 at 4:46 AM
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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      Latest: Leopard Tortoise Yvonne G, Sep 23, 2018 at 7:08 AM
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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: Don't you love a know-it-none? Minority2, Sep 22, 2018 at 9:24 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: Know any good iguana breeders? Tom, Sep 22, 2018 at 8:35 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: He always one eye on object orv, Sep 21, 2018 at 9:32 PM
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: Kent, UK - advice. JoesMum, Sep 13, 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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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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