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Shell Concerns

Discussion in 'Tortoise Health' started by Drizill, Jan 11, 2017.

  1. Drizill

    Drizill New Member

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    I recently obtained a russian tortoise from a family member who no longer wanted it and i noticed the shell dips in in the back should i be worried and is there anything i can do to help him? 20170111_054413_HDR.jpg
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    Yvonne G Old Timer TFO Admin 5 Year Member Platinum Supporter

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    Hi, and welcome to the Forum!

    I'm not seeing what you're seeing. All I see is a Russian tortoise that was living where food was scarce, then taken in and given plenty of food which encouraged a whole lot of new growth (the wide yellow bands around each scute).
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