1. Welcome! Are you interested in tortoises? If so, we invite you to join our community! Our community is the #1 place for tortoise keepers to talk online. Once you join you'll be able to post messages, upload pictures of your tortoise and enclosure, and discuss any tortoise topic with other tortoise keepers. Get started today!

my hermann tortoise twitch

Discussion in 'Hermanns tortoises' started by Elaine333, Feb 28, 2018.

  1. Elaine333

    Elaine333 New Member

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2015
    Messages:
    3
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    He twitches his head when he is basking or if he is ready for sleep.I have had him about 5 years and not had any trouble with him. He is about 15 years old i think. He is in good health eats well and has 3 baths a week. Not constipated. Hope someone can help. thank you
  2. Yvonne G

    Yvonne G Old Timer TFO Admin 10 Year Member! Platinum Supporter

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2008
    Messages:
    74,885
    Likes Received:
    37,200
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location (City and/or State):
    Clovis, CA
    (These ads do not appear for registered members.)
    What are you asking help with? The fact that he twitches? Has he done this the whole 5 years you've had him? Then I wouldn't worry about it.
  3. Elaine333

    Elaine333 New Member

    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2015
    Messages:
    3
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    It has been the last 6 months we have seen him twitching his head. When he is basking.
Similar Threads: hermann tortoise
Forum Title Date
Hermanns tortoises Dalmatian Hermann’s Tortoise Personality? Sep 3, 2018
Hermanns tortoises Hermanns tortoise not eating Aug 27, 2018
Hermanns tortoises What species of testudo hermanni is my tortoise? Aug 20, 2018
Hermanns tortoises Hermann Tortoise passed away :( Aug 19, 2018
Hermanns tortoises Hermanns tortoise breeding Aug 4, 2018

Share This Page