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  1. Tim Carlisle

    Little lump on neck

    Yes, definitely a cause for concern. It might be austwickia chelonae, a possibly deadly bacterial infection. Please have a vet take a look at it ASAP. Where did you adopt it from? If it is AC, then it's very possible that other torts in its group are affected as well. Might want to give whomever...
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    Ghost is the happiest, healthiest sully on the planet. Special shout out to @Tom for helping us along through the years. :)
  3. Tim Carlisle

    Drop One, Add One

    Cob web
  4. Tim Carlisle

    SolarMeter 6.5r sale

    Got my new meter this morning. Went out to test my midday UVI. A perfect 4.0 :)
  5. Tim Carlisle

    Unexpected new addition....

    Oh! The way I read it the guy was supposed to drop off a sulcata and gave you a snake instead. My wife would royally freak too. lol
  6. Tim Carlisle

    Unexpected new addition....

    Wow - that's one helluva mix-up. I don't have any advice to offer you, but glad you're enjoying it!
  7. Tim Carlisle

    When mine was little I stuck with the Mazuri LS for him. You have it right though: low starch...

    When mine was little I stuck with the Mazuri LS for him. You have it right though: low starch, low sugar, low protein, low oxalate, high fiber. Now that mine is bigger, I switched over to Purina Mills organic crumbles. I think it's like 2% higher in protein than the Mazuri, but cheaper price.
  8. Tim Carlisle

    Multivitamins drops!

    Sugar is the #1 ingredient. Wonder why? I wouldn't feed it to my tort, personally. Ingredients: Sugar, Grain, Oils and fats Additives: Per KG: Vit. A (E672) 420000 IU, Vit. B1 200 mg, Vit. B2 270 mg, Vit. B3 2600 mg, Vit. B5 680 mg, Vit. B12 1100 μg, Vit. C 5200 mg, Vit. D3 (E671) 792 IU...
  9. Tim Carlisle

    8*4 enclosure lighting

    @incognet - did you get your T5's programmed successfully? Took me 3 days to get it just right. lol
  10. Tim Carlisle

    Yummy zucchini leaves

    Mine goes nutz for yellow squash leaves and blooms.
  11. Tim Carlisle

    Drop One, Add One

    Rice field
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    Drop One, Add One

    Semi formal
  13. Tim Carlisle

    SolarMeter 6.5r sale

    If anyone's shopping around for one, PetSmart has the SolarMeter 6.5r on sale with promo code SAVE20. I just picked up another one for $199.19 before sales tax.
  14. Tim Carlisle

    Swollen neck ?

    Sorry...my mistake. I'm hoping Yvonne might have some idea for you.
  15. Tim Carlisle

    Russian tortoise Crystal in shell - jewelry on tortoise

    I saw that and thought it was some kinda AI fake!
  16. Tim Carlisle

    Russian tortoise Crystal in shell - jewelry on tortoise

    Ugh. I'm trying to picture my eskie with green hair. lol
  17. Tim Carlisle

    Swollen neck ?

    Vitamin A injections have been known to cause some sloughing of the skin. But I've never seen it cause a purple discoloration like that though. @Yvonne G ?
  18. Tim Carlisle

    Swollen neck ?

    Much better! Certainly look swollen to me. When did you first notice it? Any changes in diet and/or eating habits?
  19. Tim Carlisle

    Russian tortoise Crystal in shell - jewelry on tortoise

    That's really a thing? Good grief I need to get out more.
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