Hi there, I have two Greek tortoises and wondering what’s the best substrate to use that is available in Ontario Canada. ( I couldn’t find sterilized topsoil) so I’m currently using wood chips but it’s time to change it.
Any thoughts please? Thank you!
Just wondering if anyone would know what’s the maximum course of antibiotics you’d give to a juvenile Greek tort for URI.
So far, my tort got 19 doses of Ceflazidime 1 mg (once a day), thank god she has improved a lot but that only started to happen on day 10. The vet thinks she...
That’s great. Do you by any chance have a link to a tutorial video that shows how to inject that way?
I have been injecting myself and for some reasons with the bigger tort, the injection seems to leak out toward the end of the injection or shortly after. (I’m putting my finger to seal it for...
I hear you.. mine have a runny nose where you could physically see. I tried the eye drops for 10 days there was some improvement (no more mouth opening) but you could still physically see the cold on the nostrils. That’s why we went with the injection.
Thank you. The syringes are not full. They are barely half.. he also gave me what’s left of the 100 ml bag to freeze (about 850 ml or so in it)
I’ll ask him to inject as you instructed.
Thanks for everything!
Thank you so much for the reply. My torts are 97 grams & a 70 grams Greek torts.
The vet did use a 1 cc tuberculin. The big tort was given 0.21 ml and the smaller one got 0.15 ml.
The vet gave each torts the injection on two portions.. one half (of the 0.21 for example) in each arm. He didn’t...
Do we have a general guideline for how many injection the tort should get?
I know it’s one injection every 72 hours.. but how many should they receive? Do I stop when I see an improvement? Or is there a course of specific number of injections?
Thank god I was finally able to get the...