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  1. GotTort

    When do they reach maximum weight?

    Thanks Tom! He’s just at 5 inches. His length has changed slowly over the last year. His weight is still increasing, but at small increments per monthly weigh in. Sounds like he is doing fine.
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    When do they reach maximum weight?

    I have a 5 yo RT. What should I be seeing in terms of rate of growth (measured by change in weight) at this sprint in his life? Thanks
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    Jacques, the Eastern Mud Turtle

    Keep us appraised. Best wishes for Jacques.
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    Arizona Tortoise Compound

    I purchased a Russian hatching from them 5 years ago. He was in great shape and has done well. Andrew from ATC is a good guy. He raises his hatchling outdoors on an appropriate diet.
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    Are grasshoppers ok for my Russian?

    My Russian tried to eat a mummified dead salamander he found in the yard. I took it away from him.
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    TTPG Conference

    It was great catching up with everyone
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    Desert Box Turtles

    @Neal, what are you going to do with the lizards?
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    Thanks @Neal. Never had any scorpions at our old Phoenix house. Have only seen one so far but that got me thinking. I saw on the internet using glass jars on cribs. Haven't done anything yet and haven't seen more than the scorpion after about a month in this new house. But thanks for the useful...
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    I've just moved to a new house in Arizona. Have spotted some small scorpions. Do I need to worry about them getting into my Russian's indoor enclosure (it is on a table off the ground). I've heard they can climb up furniture legs.
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    Hello from Lake Havasu, Az

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    Levi the Leopard turned 5!

    Happy birthday Levi!
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    Top 3 pellets?

    I grind up the zoomed and sprinkle on greens. Otherwise he won't eat it. Loves mazuri though. I limit the mazuri because he seems to put in weight quickly if I feed mazuri too often.
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    TTPG Conference - 2016

    It was great meeting you Will. Hopefully we can talk more next year!
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    TTPG Conference - 2016

    I'll be there!
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    Hello from AZ!

    Thanks. It's something he did as a baby. Those crazy Russians!
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    Hello from AZ!

    Welcome. Yes, pictures please.
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    Grandpa Turtle???

    Happy birthday!
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    The remarkable effects of "Brackish Water"

    Yes. I currently just have a Russian tort. I've been researching water turtles and fell in love with DBTs. Trying to learn best keeping practices and looking to purchase one.
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    Introducing Fish

    Now you've ruined Finding Nemo for me!