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    Diane Berner replied to the thread Humidfier angst.
    How does the tortoise get uva/uvb through plastic?
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    Diane Berner replied to the thread Humidfier angst.
    P.S. I also soak my tortoise 3-4 times a week for 20 to 30 minutes.
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    Diane Berner replied to the thread Humidfier angst.
    I used to worry more about this until a tv show exotics vet told me not to "chase the humidity". He said just do the best you can. Also...
  • Diane Berner
    Diane Berner replied to the thread Humidfier angst.
    I live in dfw too and I keep my 6 year old redfoot in an open habitat. I just use a human humidifier in the room she's kept in.
  • Diane Berner
    Diane Berner replied to the thread Bored Turtle.
    I would agree to put other food items like fish and ghost shrimp that she can hunt and chase around. I wouldn't put anymore "toys" in...
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    Diane Berner replied to the thread Bored Turtle.
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    Diane Berner replied to the thread Swelling on redfoots neck.
    If it's a bite, it seems like it's taking a long time to clear up. I guess with reptiles everything heals more slowly.
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    Diane Berner replied to the thread Swelling on redfoots neck.
    She is acting normally, eating pooping and walking.
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    Diane Berner replied to the thread Swelling on redfoots neck.
    We've been soaking her in a tub of water but she's been trying to climb out after about ten minutes. We'll put her in the tub and leave...
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    Diane Berner replied to the thread Swelling on redfoots neck.
    That's what I thought. I have a reptile vet that takes care of her. I just thought someone may have seen something similar in their...
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    Over the last few days we've been noticing a swelling on the side of our tortoises neck. She got into a dish of dry dog food the other...
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