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Tortoise Forum

    1. Introductions

      First-timers start here! Introduce yourself and your tortoises
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      Latest: Hi :) Grandpa Turtle 144, Nov 28, 2014 at 1:53 AM
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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 Sue Harvey, Nov 2, 2014
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    4. Tortoise Forum Contests

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      Latest: Happy Turtle Thanksgiving day! Krisztina Kemenes, Nov 27, 2014 at 11:49 PM
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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: Tort Names & How Many? jeffjeff, Nov 27, 2014 at 11:06 AM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Coconut Oil Dizisdalife, Nov 27, 2014 at 3:58 PM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Today marks... Moozillion, Nov 28, 2014 at 2:47 AM
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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: Labyrinth/Maze Garden? J.P., Nov 28, 2014 at 3:04 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: Arachis pintoi? J.P., Nov 28, 2014 at 2:58 AM
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    8. Tortoise Vet List

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      Latest: UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Yvonne G, Jul 16, 2014
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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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      Latest: Happy Thanksgiving wellington, Nov 28, 2014 at 3:49 AM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: Baby CDT & TDT.... Cuter then ever! ! ! bouaboua, Nov 26, 2014 at 10:36 PM
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    2. South American Tortoises (genus Chelonoidis)

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      Latest: My First Tort Illness in 8 Years … newCH, Nov 28, 2014 at 12:46 AM
    3. Latest: Enjoying his soak bouaboua, Nov 28, 2014 at 1:25 AM
    4. Latest: Our Leo Tactical Tort, Nov 28, 2014 at 1:34 AM
    5. Latest: ALDABRA TORTOISE BREEDER ALDABRAMAN, Nov 27, 2014 at 11:51 PM
    6. Latest: Tennessee laws. Eric Phillips, Nov 28, 2014 at 3:38 AM
    1. Bartering and Trades

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      Latest: Seeds to grow food tortdad, Nov 26, 2014 at 4:50 AM
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    2. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: ISO Home for Gulf Coast Box Turtle Maro2Bear, Nov 28, 2014 at 12:02 AM
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    3. Lost and Found

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    4. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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    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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    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: ZooMed Tropical Mist? Tyanna, Nov 24, 2014 at 8:21 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: Deer fern farms Tom, Nov 24, 2014 at 3:50 PM
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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      Latest: looking for libyan greek tortoise any size Duhi, Nov 27, 2014 at 7:27 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 russian/sulcata/tortoise, Nov 28, 2014 at 3:19 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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    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 Peytons torts, Nov 28, 2014 at 3:17 AM
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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: Facebook group CharlieM, Nov 26, 2014 at 10:20 PM
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    6. Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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