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NEW RECORD // FOURTH CLUTCH

Discussion in 'Tortoise Breeding' started by ALDABRAMAN, Apr 14, 2014.

  1. ALDABRAMAN

    ALDABRAMAN KEEPER AT HEART 5 Year Member

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    Last night we had a new record set by one of our best producing female aldabra tortoises, Peanut! Last night at about 9:20pm she laid her fourth clutch consisting of eleven eggs for this season. Actually this was two new records, this was also the first clutch we ever had in April.
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    ALDABRAMAN KEEPER AT HEART 5 Year Member

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    NICE!!!! Things are changing in a good way
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    @ALDABRAMAN I know it was a while ago, but I wanted to ask (I assume you have the records). :D
    I read that Peanut also laid a fifth clutch about a month later. Just curious, how many hatchlings did you get from these 2 clutches? (Two reasons I ask. 1. Due to the above normal number of clutches & 2. Due to being 'outside' of normal laying season)
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    ALDABRAMAN KEEPER AT HEART 5 Year Member

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    ~ Both had average fertility levels.
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