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 Forum

    1. Introductions

      First-timers start here! Introduce yourself and your tortoises
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      Latest: What kind of tortoise have I got? bouaboua, Aug 1, 2015 at 8:38 AM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: I just got my tortoise, now what do I do? Careym13, Aug 1, 2015 at 8:56 AM
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    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: Tortoise Forum T-Shirt tpope, Jul 8, 2015
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    4. Tortoise Forum Contests

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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: You know you love your tort when.. Careym13, Aug 1, 2015 at 9:07 AM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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      Latest: cool sea turtle! Will, May 27, 2015
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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: 2015 Growth Experiment Tom, Jul 31, 2015 at 6:19 PM
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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Painting a tortoise? enchilada, Jul 31, 2015 at 10:40 PM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Help new egg Jodie, Jul 31, 2015 at 6:55 PM
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    6. Tortoise Enclosures

      Building your first one? Experienced tortoise cage constructor? Post plans and photos of your hard work
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      Latest: ReptiFogger for Leos new tank... Tom, Jul 31, 2015 at 8:43 PM
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    7. Tortoise Diet and Food

      Make sure your animals have a proper diet. Post places to find suitable food, or even better, how to grow it
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      Latest: Tree ID jaizei, Aug 1, 2015 at 9:07 AM
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    8. Tortoise Vet List

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      Latest: SINGAPORE Yvonne G, Mar 30, 2015
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    9. Tortoise Health

      Tortoise topics relating to general health and medicine
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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    1. Sponsor Subforum

      Tortoise Forum Sponsors may post their promotions, sales, and other news in this subforum. Please support these vendors as they support us!
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    2. Bartering and Trades

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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: 2 BABY DESERT TORTOISES UP FIR ADOPTION - CA kathyth, Aug 1, 2015 at 8:27 AM
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    4. Lost and Found

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      Latest: Help lost Russian tortoise near Holland Michigan Lyn W, Jul 30, 2015 at 4:13 PM
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    5. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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    6. Tortoise Product Reviews

      Tell us about your favorite and not-so-favorite tortoise products. Share reviews and comment on others' experiences
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      Latest: best way to measure temperatures and humidity Lyn W, Jul 28, 2015 at 3:43 PM
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    7. Tortoise Vendor Reviews

      Share feedback on tortoise-related vendors like breeders, feed and reptile supply companies
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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      Latest: Desert turtle hatchling Tom, Jul 31, 2015 at 7:01 PM
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    1. Off Topic Chit Chat

      Anything Goes -- Post about your breakfast, your car troubles, or your new shoes.
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      Latest: Pretend Chat 2.14 AZtortMom, Aug 1, 2015 at 8:38 AM
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    2. Other Pet Talk

      Dogs, cats, birds, or rats -- talk about all your other pets here!
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      Latest: NEW GERMAN SHEPHERD RobFallen, Jul 31, 2015 at 8:40 PM
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    3. All Other Photos

      Share photos of yourself, your other pets, your friends, whatever you wish!
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      Latest: Some wild Florida lizards ZEROPILOT, Jul 30, 2015 at 2:17 AM
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: looking for Tort- mates near me johnsonnboswell, Aug 1, 2015 at 4:40 AM
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    5. Personal Promotion

      Members with 100+ posts can use this forum to promote their own projects: causes, websites, businesses or other endeavors
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      Latest: COLD DARK ROOM Tidgy's Dad, Aug 1, 2015 at 9:09 AM
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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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