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!

Tortoise problems

Discussion in 'Hermanns tortoises' started by spongeiform545, Dec 31, 2017.

  1. spongeiform545

    spongeiform545 Member

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2017
    Messages:
    38
    Likes Received:
    39
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location (City and/or State):
    leeds
    I have just noticed that the mouth of my tort has gone white and i am a bit concerned please help!!! 20171231_143916.jpg
  2. Franco F

    Franco F Active Member TFO Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2017
    Messages:
    162
    Likes Received:
    88
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Location (City and/or State):
    New York, New York
    (These ads do not appear for registered members.)
    I'm not a professional, but it looks like the beginning of mouth rot. Hopefully it's not, but if it is, he/she will need antibiotics. Maybe some of the more knowledgeable members on this forum can help: @Yvonne G
  3. spongeiform545

    spongeiform545 Member

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2017
    Messages:
    38
    Likes Received:
    39
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location (City and/or State):
    leeds
    Soory i didnt reply but he went to the vet and its not, he was just shedding his skin. They gave me some iodene to apply every few days and now hes fine
  4. Franco F

    Franco F Active Member TFO Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2017
    Messages:
    162
    Likes Received:
    88
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Location (City and/or State):
    New York, New York
    That’s great news! My tortoise was shedding recently too and made me a little worried
    spongeiform545 likes this.
Similar Threads: Tortoise problems
Forum Title Date
Hermanns tortoises Hermann tortoise has breathing problems Dec 12, 2015
Hermanns tortoises Hibernation in my hermanns tortoise. URGENT! Nov 7, 2018
Hermanns tortoises I Think My Tortoise Is Dead Nov 3, 2018
Hermanns tortoises Help me with the sex of my Hermanns tortoise Nov 2, 2018
Hermanns tortoises How do I stop my two tortoises from mating? Oct 25, 2018

Share This Page