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: New Member from Illinois wellington, Jun 24, 2016 at 5:49 PM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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    3. Site Announcements

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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: Juvenile behavior? dmmj, Jun 24, 2016 at 6:19 PM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: tortoise not going in burrow ZEROPILOT, Jun 22, 2016 at 9:10 AM
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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Closed "Chambers" Tom, Jun 24, 2016 at 3:45 PM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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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: Sunset At Tortoise Cove wellington, Jun 24, 2016 at 5:36 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: Rosella flower and a type of grass Fredkas, Jun 24, 2016 at 6:31 PM
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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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      Latest: Advice and knowledge needed!! jockma, Jun 24, 2016 at 5:46 PM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: A cake a lady made for her daughter Robertchrisroph, Jun 24, 2016 at 8:33 AM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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    2. Turtles

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      Latest: Interesting couple.... cdmay, Jun 24, 2016 at 6:28 PM
    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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      Latest: Burmese Tortoises for Galapagos: Pets101, Jun 24, 2016 at 7:47 AM
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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Burmese Stars Kara Kopek, Jun 24, 2016 at 5:01 PM
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    4. Lost and Found

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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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    7. Tortoise Vendor Reviews

      Share feedback on tortoise-related vendors like breeders, feed and reptile supply companies
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      Latest: Backwaterreptiles.com Kara Kopek, Jun 23, 2016 at 4:59 PM
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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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: Black Widows ZEROPILOT, Jun 24, 2016 at 6:29 PM
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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: Tara the Wolf wellington, Jun 22, 2016 at 12:11 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: For wells.. tree-frogs ( again ).. wellington, Jun 24, 2016 at 5:31 PM
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: AZ Tortoise keeper's almost-anything-goes thread jskahn, Jun 22, 2016 at 6:58 PM
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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 johnandjade, Jun 24, 2016 at 1:55 PM
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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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