1. V

    Sulcata tortoise adoption experience

    Hi everyone, I am wondering if anyone has experience with adopters who have kept in contact with the previous owner over the years? Just for small updates? I am looking into possibly putting my boy up for adoption but I'm having some attachment issues (I know, I know) and I worry about him...
  2. R

    A two year old Russian Tortoise is looking for new home [SF Bay area]

    Female Comes with the enclosure $100 re-homing fee
  3. J

    Sulcata in need of good home

    I have a male sulcata tortoise named Eli. He’s very sweet, curious, and gentle. He will be 4 years old in September; I’ve raised him from a hatchling. He’s large for his age, measuring about 12 inches, no pyramiding. He LOVES being outside and sunbathing, as well as taking warm baths. He’s...
  4. A

    Two Female Russian Tortoises in Need of Good Home

    Hello everyone! I've decided it's time for me to give away my two tortoises, as I simply don't have the time to give them the care or attention they deserve. I never truly gave them all they needed to thrive, and as a result, they have what looks to likely be MBD/Shell Growth Problems. Other...
  5. Supriya Bharath

    Russian tortoise for adoption with his terrarium

    I am looking for someone to adopt my pet Russian tortoise. I will give the entire terrarium setup for free with him. We were visiting our home country and unfortunately cannot return because of visa issues. I call my pet Taco. He is very active in summer days and sleeps for most of the time in...
  6. ShellDon'sMom

    New tortoise mom seeking advice on species

    Hello All My family adopted Sheldon about a month ago and I'm wanting to get some opinions on what species he might be. The lady we got him from did not have much info on him, (other than he likes pineapple & peaches) she had only had him a few months and got him from a "friend of a friend" So...
  7. sammi

    Looking to remhome male Russian tortoise (southern california)

    Hello! I have had Ernie for about 10 years now. The vet estimates he was between 3-5 when I first got him, so he would be about 13-15 years old. Unfortunately my husband is military and we have to move to a place that does not allow exotics, and Ernie cannot come with us. I am in Southern...
  8. avfarrar

    Need To Rehome My Russian Tortoise (TX) FREE

    Hi everyone. I would like to adopt out my male Russian tortoise, Urkel. He was given to us several years ago by someone in the family. In the last few months I've realized, as I have been researching to better his care, and weighing that with my commitments, that I can no longer take care of him...
  9. T

    Male Hermanns needs new home

    Hello, I was directed here from reddit. I have a beautiful Hermanns around 3 years old I believe, his name is Mongo. I received him a little over a year ago from a friend and I have been his owner ever since. He has grown a lot recently and is too big for his tank, I know they shouldnt be in...
  10. B

    Sulcata Hatchlings in AZ

    Hello all, I currently have 28 Sulcata hatchlings in my backyard. They hatched completely naturally, from nests that I left in the ground. This isn't my first rodeo with this. This happened back in 2012 and 2013, but then I adopted my male out to a family I knew. He recently came back to my...
  11. Water

    Russian tortoise rehoming

    Hi there so my daughter is leaving for the national guard and we can’t take care of her Russian tortoise you can have all of the things that we used for her like her husband home and some leftover ground material for her.
  12. M

    Russian Tortoise to Rehome in FL

    I'm moving away for grad school soon and need to rehome my Russian tortoise from my parents' house in central Florida. He's an adult male, about 8-10 years old, really lovely and good-natured. If you're interested, you're also welcome to take the lights and wooden structure I currently have him...
  13. A

    Large Healthy Sulcata Looking For A New Home

    Hello Everyone! We have a large, healthy, male Sulcata Tortoise looking for a new home. We have owned him since birth and would love to keep him, but unfortunately we do not have the space to accommodate this growing guy in the winter. I have included a number of pictures as well as some...
  14. P

    Looking for older sulcata

    Looking for an older sulcata that needs a home,or a few redfoot tortoise's I live in Michigan and have both indoor and outdoor enclosure
  15. K

    Male Russian Tortoise for adoption

    Looking for a new loving home for our Russian tortoise. He comes with cage and all supplies. His name is Misty...the pet store told us it was a girl. We have had Misty for 5 years, but we are moving and can't take him with us. Misty is a wonderful pet...sweet, likes to snuggle and hide in...
  16. cLynn_714

    Free Russian Tortoise to a Good Home in Bucks County, PA

    I have a 1.5 year old Russian tortoise named Peaches, and I am really bummed to have to put her up for adoption. She's a curious little thing (who moves fastest when there's food at stake), and I absolutely adore her. Unfortunately, I have to go off to college and won't have the time to give her...
  17. Dan C.

    Wanting to adopt 10 year old male Sulcata

    Hi I would love some expert advice, but please dont bash me. I know someone in my local reptile community who took a 10 year old male sulcata that could no longer be cared for. This person is trying to get me to take him after I was inquiring about a Leopard tortoise. I explained I only have a...
  18. Arielle.shull

    Looking to adopt tortoises near Greenville, SC.

    Hey y'all. Looking for tortoises to adopt. Must be friendly. I have a huge fenced in back yard and heated homes for the summer months, and I have a tortoise room for the cooler months. These tortoises will be spoiled!!! I'm looking more for leopards or smaller, but looking to adopt many.
  19. K

    Russian tortoise for adoption-Chicago area

    We purchased our son a Russian Tortoise 3 years ago, but he is not paying much attention to her anymore. Her name is Melon and she is probably around 5. I am looking for a nice home where she will get the attention and care she deserves.
  20. dominick858

    Russian tortoise seeking a new home - NY/NJ

    I have some very sad news: Dudley, my Russian, who I've had for the past 3 years, really needs a better home. We recently moved to a new apartment, and I have much less space here. I have tried a variety of enclosures, but none of them seem big enough for the little guy (who has gotten stronger...