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    Akadama as a substrate?

    Akadama (赤玉土 akadamatsuchi, red ball earth) is a naturally occurring, granular clay-like mineral used as soil for bonsai trees and other container-grown plants. Has anyone ever used or heard of anyone using it as a tortoise substrate? Thanks.
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    Cement Mixing Tub (Enclosure Ideas)

    Ok, if I decide to go that route, I’d most likely go with the 8’x36” one, hopefully to get more bang for my buck. But, I think I could build something myself and save a ton of money! lol.
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    Cement Mixing Tub (Enclosure Ideas)

    Of the apc cages, which one would you recommend for a hatchling/yearling Leopard?
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    Cement Mixing Tub (Enclosure Ideas)

    What would be a proper closed chamber?
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    Tortoise Pyramiding

    What do you feed them?
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    Tortoise Pyramiding

    @littleleopard what are you feeding your tort as his main food?
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    Cement Mixing Tub (Enclosure Ideas)

    Ok gotcha! That’s actually a pretty cool idea.
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    Cement Mixing Tub (Enclosure Ideas)

    Ok.. I’ll check Walmart or Michaels. I’ll put up pictures once I start the process.
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    Cement Mixing Tub (Enclosure Ideas)

    That’s perfect! ...thanks for the photos. I’ll stop by Home Depot after work and grab some PVC. What type of plastic is that?
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    Cement Mixing Tub (Enclosure Ideas)

    Cool, I’ll be on the look-out. Thanks
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    Cement Mixing Tub (Enclosure Ideas)

    What type of display case was this?
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    Cement Mixing Tub (Enclosure Ideas)

    Yes, something cost efficient! Lol Do you have pictures of the entire enclosure?
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    Cement Mixing Tub (Enclosure Ideas)

    Awesome, I’ll check it out. Thanks.
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    Cement Mixing Tub (Enclosure Ideas)

    Hi. I have my Leopard hatching in a large cement mixing tub that I purchased from Home Depot. I’m wanting to enclose the habitat to better maintain heat & humidity. If anyone is familiar with this type of setup, I’m asking for ideas as to better enclose the tub without having to do extensive...
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    New Leopard tortoise group!

    Great looking babies!
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