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: an almost tortoise owner Grandpa Turtle 144, Oct 21, 2014 at 6:36 AM
    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: decreased eating Gillian Moore, Oct 19, 2014 at 7:48 PM
    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: Tortoise Forum T-Shirt Cynthia, Oct 20, 2014 at 5:58 PM
    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: enhance my learning capacity perfectly Patanahi Luis, Oct 21, 2014 at 10:03 AM
    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Hibernating Russian Tortoises johnsonnboswell, Oct 20, 2014 at 12:05 AM
    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Feeding daily? ZEROPILOT, Oct 21, 2014 at 10:16 AM
    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Guess What? ......Dos Mas Nesters Two For Two N2TORTS, Oct 19, 2014 at 4:35 PM
    6. Tortoise Enclosures

      Building your first one? Experienced tortoise cage constructor? Post plans and photos of your hard work
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      Latest: Another pen addition ZEROPILOT, Oct 21, 2014 at 10:11 AM
    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: Chopmeat? leigti, Oct 21, 2014 at 1:04 AM
    8. Tortoise Vet List

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      Latest: UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Yvonne G, Jul 16, 2014
    9. Tortoise Health

      Tortoise topics relating to general health and medicine
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      Latest: Bite Marks? ZEROPILOT, Oct 21, 2014 at 9:48 AM
    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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      Latest: Desert Tortoise Hibernation ascott, Oct 21, 2014 at 7:49 AM
    2. South American Tortoises (genus Chelonoidis)

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      Latest: New R/F...Some advice? ZEROPILOT, Oct 21, 2014 at 10:12 AM
    3. Latest: ALDABRA TORTOISE BREEDER ALDABRAMAN, Oct 21, 2014 at 9:33 AM
    4. Latest: Box turtle cage? turtleowner4, Oct 21, 2014 at 7:23 AM
    1. Bartering and Trades

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      Latest: 25" Sulcata for trade bwusstig, Oct 15, 2014 at 5:56 PM
    2. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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    3. Lost and Found

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      Latest: Found sulcata ! lismar79, Oct 18, 2014 at 1:43 PM
    4. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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      Latest: Tucson Show jskahn, Oct 7, 2014
    5. 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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      Latest: New Tortoise Supply T-Shirts! Team Gomberg, Oct 15, 2014 at 5:09 AM
    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: "Herbal Hay" angie1980, Sep 20, 2014
    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: Any Hingebacks In Arizona? juli11, Oct 20, 2014 at 3:46 PM
    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, Oct 21, 2014 at 10:42 AM
    2. Other Pet Talk

      Dogs, cats, birds, or rats -- talk about all your other pets here!
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      Latest: Should I get a Great Dane? leigti, Oct 21, 2014 at 6:23 AM
    3. All Other Photos

      Share photos of yourself, your other pets, your friends, whatever you wish!
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      Latest: the new "what do you look like" thread Earth Mama, Oct 20, 2014 at 3:47 AM
    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: Anyone here from MUMBAI, INDIA!! A.Nair, Oct 15, 2014 at 10:58 AM
    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: Guys and girls I need your help! macky9326, Oct 17, 2014 at 3:00 PM
    6. Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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      Latest: Suggestion from update? Gillian Moore, Oct 21, 2014 at 10:32 AM