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Beginner Mistakes - commentary

Discussion in 'General Tortoise Discussion' started by GBtortoises, Apr 15, 2012.

  1. Tom

    Tom The Dog Trainer 5 Year Member

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    The guilt I feel over my past mistakes of ignorance are what drive me to make threads like this one. I want to help other people avoid making the same mistakes that I have made.

    Sounds like you understand completely.
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    I'm highly interested in the post about turning a kiddie pool into an outdoor place but the links in the beginners mistakes post are not working. Anyone have a new link?
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    Great post... wish I had come across this years ago... could have saved a lot of time and prevented a few mistakes..
    If only this info could go with every one sold found given or however new owners become new owners...
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    I just joined this forum and decided to start investigating some of the threads. I'm so happy I stumbled upon this first! I currently don't have a water dish in my baby Hermann's enclosure because I thought that soaking it once or twice a day would be enough, and I was worried about leaving it unattended. I will definitely be adding a water dish to ensure my tortoise is adequately hydrated.

    Thanks!
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    Tom The Dog Trainer 5 Year Member

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    Hello and welcome.

    I use terra cotta plant saucers sunk into the substrate for water and for food too. I use various sizes for the tortoises as they grow.
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