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: Hi! HugoMr.D, Mar 28, 2015 at 3:06 PM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: 1,000,000 Posts!!! Josh, Mar 22, 2015 at 12:19 PM
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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: Rant... TF don't be letting me down tglazie, Mar 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: OK, let's all put our thinking caps on... Tidgy's Dad, Mar 27, 2015 at 10:15 AM
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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Cutest Tortoise??? TortsNTurtles, Mar 28, 2015 at 2:49 PM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Is this normal cdmay, Mar 28, 2015 at 3:05 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: Shelter Update! Jodie, Mar 28, 2015 at 8:44 AM
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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: The Dandies are back in South Wales! Prairie Mom, Mar 28, 2015 at 2:23 PM
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    8. Tortoise Vet List

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      Latest: DENMARK Yvonne G, Mar 23, 2015 at 10:38 AM
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    9. Tortoise Health

      Tortoise topics relating to general health and medicine
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      Latest: Tortoise skin become very dry and getting off. Yvonne G, Mar 28, 2015 at 12:12 PM
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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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      Latest: Texas tortoise Yvonne G, Mar 28, 2015 at 12:09 PM
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    2. South American Tortoises (genus Chelonoidis)

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      Latest: Colored Candy For the Eyes slm, Mar 28, 2015 at 2:58 PM
    3. Latest: Wheezing with no other symptoms Jodie, Mar 28, 2015 at 2:43 PM
    4. Latest: When can they live outside? Dean Wirth, Mar 28, 2015 at 4:46 AM
    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: turt for tort (or another turt) The-Great-Stash, Mar 26, 2015 at 4:48 PM
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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Gulf Coast box turtle rescue? lvstorts, Mar 27, 2015 at 7:53 AM
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    4. Lost and Found

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      Latest: Found Russian in Redondo Beach, CA glitterrific, Mar 26, 2015 at 11:34 PM
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    5. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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      Latest: Berkshire Tortoise Club (UK) Tidgy's Dad, Mar 22, 2015 at 2:47 PM
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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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    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: Pretend Chat 2.14 Moozillion, Mar 28, 2015 at 3:08 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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    3. All Other Photos

      Share photos of yourself, your other pets, your friends, whatever you wish!
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      Latest: my new tortoise TortsNTurtles, Mar 28, 2015 at 2:53 PM
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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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: NEW Daily News Feature on theTurtleRoom TurtleBug, Mar 28, 2015 at 7:36 AM
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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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      Latest: Donations to support this forum Josh, Mar 25, 2015 at 4:44 PM
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