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    mark1 replied to the thread feels like summer.
    spring time is normally unsettled here , this year with the extreme early warmth and sun was more so .......... they were all out on...
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    mark1 reacted to Maro2Bear's post in the thread feels like summer with Like Like.
    We’re in the 90’s today here in MD. Last few days high 80s. Tomorrow the high is 68. 😢😫🤷‍♂️
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    the temperature swings these guys endure here is kind of remarkable ,their body temp and the air temp i doubt are ever the same...
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    mark1 reacted to Markw84's post in the thread Happy WORLD TURTLE DAY!! with Like Like.
    Wanted to wish all a happy World Turtle Day. A picture of the view having coffee on my patio this morning... And, walking to the...
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    mark1 reacted to Yvonne G's post in the thread Baby Turtle Sleeps for Weeks with Like Like.
    When I raise baby box turtles I don't allow them to stay hidden all the time. I get them out every morning and place them in a bowl of...
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    i'd get an opinion from a vet ...i'd think markw would be a good source for an opinion .... i'd guess it's like an injury or detachment...
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    mark1 replied to the thread hibernating.
    i only have easterns T. carolina carolina i believe .......
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    mark1 reacted to Yvonne G's post in the thread hibernating with Like Like.
    Mark: Do you have every kind of box turtle?
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    mark1 replied to the thread hibernating.
    i think he's a little larger than if he were never in the house .... he only hibernated for 2 months , he was in the house for the rest...
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    mark1 reacted to Mother_of_Turtle's post in the thread hibernating with Like Like.
    Awww! I hope he stays safe too. Is that a normal size for that species at 18 months or are they naturally smaller in the wild?
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    mark1 reacted to Turtulas-Len's post in the thread Early Eastern Risers with Like Like.
    My favorite female was out and about today. She is not only pretty. but one of the best stalker hunters I've ever seen. She also digs...
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    mark1 reacted to maggie3fan's post in the thread Buddy with Like Like.
    This turtle is extremely small for his age and he is deformed in the way box turtles get, he gets bug eyed and stops eating frequently...
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    acyclovir has been used quite a bit in reptiles ....... i read some pretty impressive survival rates in known infected turtles treated...
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    mark1 reacted to NickA's post in the thread 2021 wild easterns.. with Like Like.
    Been seeing a bunch of wild box turtles while I’ve been out and about the last few weeks, figured I’d share some piks and post some more...
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    mark1 replied to the thread hibernating.
    was 30 degrees yesterday morning , it's 80 degrees right now ........... this guy is like 18 months , hope nothing gets him...
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