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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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: Tortoise Forum T-Shirt DawnH, Jun 11, 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: Spud's daily posts :) Tidgy's Dad, Jul 3, 2015 at 4:13 PM
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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: Big Bertha is eating Tidgy's Dad, Jul 3, 2015 at 12:29 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? Yvonne G, Jul 2, 2015 at 2:10 PM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Insatiable Sex Drive LaDukePhoto, Jul 3, 2015 at 4:11 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: Cali out door enclosure Tom, Jul 3, 2015 at 1:53 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: Picky Eater - Tough Love or...? LaDukePhoto, Jul 3, 2015 at 3:40 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: CHECK FOR SPIDERS!! Sharing my story! wellington, Jul 3, 2015 at 4:12 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: New outdoor CDT burrow Team Gomberg, Jul 3, 2015 at 3:22 PM
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    2. Turtles

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      Latest: Box turtles and crayfish dmmj, Jul 3, 2015 at 3:43 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: Reds so. Cali. Millerlite, Jun 29, 2015 at 7:39 PM
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    3. For Sale

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

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      Latest: Found Sulcata in Burbank, WA bouaboua, Jul 3, 2015 at 9:07 AM
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    5. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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      Latest: A California Meet and Greet... kathyth, Jul 3, 2015 at 10:00 AM
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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: Is cypress mulch safe? DawnH, Jun 30, 2015 at 8:32 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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      Latest: Carol S bany russian tortoises Carol S, Jul 2, 2015 at 11:28 AM
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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 Cowboy_Ken, Jul 3, 2015 at 4:38 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: Lil Roxie ZEROPILOT, Jul 1, 2015 at 1:56 AM
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    3. All Other Photos

      Share photos of yourself, your other pets, your friends, whatever you wish!
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: Anyone from Wisconsin???? DawnH, Jul 3, 2015 at 8:20 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: Started You Tube Tortoise Channel Alaskamike, Jul 2, 2015 at 3:38 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: Can not post on adoption new thread Gillian Moore, Jul 1, 2015 at 4:55 AM
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