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    Eastern Hermann's young adult pair

    I have a young pair of Eastern Hermann's (Testudo hermanni boettgeri) available. Both have been with me for almost two years, hibernated indoors and maintained outdoors from April-October. The male is slightly older and larger and the female isn't yet big enough to produce eggs. Probably a...
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    Eastern Hermann's babies

    I have three baby Eastern Hermann's (Testudo hermanni boettgeri) available. Healthy and ready to go to a new homes. The parents are very colorful, active, long term residents at my place. The babies are very colorful and will be very cold hardy, active and personable. $120 each. The above...
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    Western Hermann's baby

    I have one baby Western Hermann's (Testudo hermanni hermanni) available. Healthy and ready to go to a new home. The parents are very colorful, small in size, Tuscany region, studbook registered animals that I have raised from hatchlings themselves over 10 year ago. They are very adaptable, cold...
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    Western Hermann's babies

    I have three baby Western Hermann's (Testudo hermanni hermanni) available. At just a few weeks old they are very healthy and ready to go to new homes. Their parents are very colorful, small in size, Tuscany region, studbook registered animals that I raised from hatchlings themselves over 10 year...
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    Wanted: Dalmatian Hermann's male

    I'm looking for an adult, breeding size male Dalmatian Hermann's (Testudo hermanni hercegovinensis) to add to my current breeding group. If you have one to offer please reply with photos of the carapace, plastron & head area, size with ruler for reference next to the tortoise, any history that...
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    Western Hermann's babies

    0.0.6 Western Hermanns, Testudo hermanni hermanni. Hatched from my studbook registered, Tuscany region adults. They range in age from 4-8 weeks old and are very healthy and active. $300 each, plus shipping. I offer free lifetime care and husbandry information and support. Actual shipping cost...
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    male or female

    Male for certain.
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    Hibernation in my hermanns tortoise. URGENT!

    What are the actual ambient day and night temperatures and basking temperature? Average humidity level? How long is the basking light on during the daytime? Is there a source of UV light? Tortoises don't hibernate when the temperatures, photoperiod and light intensity are at or near normal...
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    Russian tortoises, captive born 2017

    Russian tortoises, Testudo horsfieldi. I have two very nice captive born 2017 babies that have been outdoors all summer in natural environments. They are about 2.5" with excellent, smooth growth, strong, healthy and very active. $120 each. All of the babies that I offer come with lifetime care...
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    Diet for Testudo Hermanni

    Just about all of what you listed that you're feeding your tortoise is not recommended (or good) for it. A tortoise is a lot like a child, if you offer them bright colored junk food full of sweets and healthy green foods they're going to choose the junk food first every time. Tortoises find...
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    UP THE WALL!

    What the are actual temperatures and humidity within the enclosure? The temperature directly under the basking light (once up to maximum temp), the ambient air temperature at the opposite end from the basking light during the daytime and the ambient night time temperature? What is the humidity...
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    Please help identify my tortoise

    Your tortoise appears to be a Greek tortoise, Testudo graeca. It is impossible to determine which subspecies based on the one photo. If possible please provide a photo of your tortoise's carapace (top shell) from straight above, with a measurement reference (ruler, tape measure) next to it. As...
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    THB hibernation

    https://tortoiseforum.org/threads/hibernation-brumation.160549/
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    Western Hermann's babies, cb'18, direct from the breeder!

    Western Hermann's, Testudo hermanni hermanni. I currently have four available. These are from 10 year old captive born parents which I raised from babies. The parents are very colorful Tuscany origin tortoises. The babies offered are colorful, active, healthy and well started. They have been...
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    Northern Ibera Greek babies, cb'18, direct from the breeder!

    Northern Ibera Greeks, Testudo (graeca) ibera. I have several currently available from my long term, large, colorful adults. These babies are strong, healthy & active. All of the babies that I offer come with lifetime care support from me. Live delivery is guaranteed as well as a 5 day money...
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    Eastern Hermann's babies, cb'18, direct from the breeder!

    Eastern Hermann's, Testudo hermanni boettgeri. I have several currently available, all are from captive born or very long term (20+ years) captive adults. The babies are colorful, strong, healthy & very active. All of the babies that I offer come with lifetime care support from me. Live...
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    Western Hermann babies, cb'18

    Western Hermann's, Testudo hermanni hermanni, captive born babies From Tuscany locale studbook registered parents. 6 weeks old, outdoors 24/7, healthy and active. $400 shipped. I accept Paypal and money orders as payment. Please contact me direct at: [email protected]
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    Adult Female Western Hermann's

    Western Hermann's, Testudo hermanni hermanni, 5", Tuscany locale, studbook registered, young adult female. She produced her first egg this spring has since been introduced to a male and now has two eggs incubating. She could possibly produce more eggs yet this summer and will undoubtedly do so...
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    Wanting to Buy/Adopt a Russian

    Check your local Craigslist listings. There are usually lots of Russian tortoises available on CL all over the country from individuals who no longer want them. Chances are good that you may find one not far from you. By doing so you're giving a tortoise a home that is coming from someone who no...
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    The Completely Illustrated Atlas of Reptiles and Amphibians for the Terrarium

    THE COMPLETELY ILLUSTRATED ATLAS OF REPTILES AND AMPHIBIANS FOR THE TERRARIUM. This massive book contains photos, illustrations and information on all of the known reptiles and amphibians as well as their care, feeding, breeding and natural history. It's a fantastic book with over 2,000 photos...
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