Russian Tortoise Shell Problems! ? !

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BaddestMarie

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-So today when i was transfering my russian to his new habitat, i noticed his shell looking kind of funny. Idk if im just paranoid from reading tortoise health problems. I took a few pictures to show you guys. Please helo me figure out thats going on with his shell. Thanks :)

PS: Idk if you can tell in the pics but when i look at him, it looks like the shell is curling up a little by his back legs. Also his scutes dont seem smooth.
 

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That looks fine. A little bit of flaring up of the shell by the back legs is normal I think. And the scutes not being completely smooth is just growth ridges, pretty common for Russians.
 

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I am not seeing anything to be concerned with either. :)
 
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