Shade Cloth

keepergale

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Probably a stupid question but I was wondering if putting up a shade cloth over part of my outside tortoise run would cut back the UV rays much or at all. The tortoises get too warm and seek shade under plants and a fixed shade area now. I was thinking if the sun was less intense they would remain active longer possibly getting more UV in the process.


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Yeah it's fine. They do however have different rating(percentage) clothes. Try greenhouse supply.com it think that's it. You can get 35-85% blockage of sun.
 

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I use it to build shade huts, and I double it up too, so it provides even more protection. I use the 85% protection stuff
 

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Learn some thing here. As always.
 

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I love shade cloth. I use it on my Greenhouse in the summer,and parts of my box turtle enclosure during the heat of the day.
 

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