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: Greetings from central Iowa! Gerboy, Jun 27, 2017 at 7:03 PM
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    2. Site Announcements

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    3. Tortoise Forum Contests

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      Latest: Order Your 2017 Forum Calendar HenleyT, Apr 30, 2017
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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: Roaming in the house orv, Jun 27, 2017 at 7:38 PM
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    2. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Tortoise, Hybrids, Genetics, and Such Will, Jun 26, 2017 at 12:18 PM
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    3. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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    4. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Russian Girls not laying? Crzt4torts, Jun 27, 2017 at 3:57 AM
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    5. Tortoise Enclosures

      Building your first one? Experienced tortoise cage constructor? Post plans and photos of your hard work
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      Latest: Animal Plastics Tom, Jun 27, 2017 at 9:49 PM
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    6. 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: Pearly's tips to feed picky eater TempestRising, Jun 25, 2017 at 12:47 PM
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    7. Tortoise Vet List

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      Latest: SINGAPORE Yvonne G, Mar 30, 2015
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    8. Tortoise Health

      Tortoise topics relating to general health and medicine
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      Latest: Sonoran Desert Tortoise Overheated Cathy05, Jun 27, 2017 at 11:45 PM
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    9. 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: What type of tortoise? Arnold_rules, Jun 26, 2017 at 9:29 AM
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    2. Turtles

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      Latest: Good breeders? KevinGG, Jun 27, 2017 at 3:20 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: Free Male Leopard Tortoise JHoward, Jun 27, 2017 at 6:53 AM
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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: I found a tortoise in my yard Samantha Fritsch, Jun 26, 2017 at 8:20 AM
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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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      Latest: Boa Master review fitz505, May 12, 2017
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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: Tortoise Town tortuga33, Jun 27, 2017 at 2:26 PM
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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      Latest: New tort enclosure! Shaif, Jun 27, 2017 at 4:09 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: June 16th Birthdays: Luismaela, Jun 27, 2017 at 9:50 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: NEW GERMAN SHEPHERD ALDABRAMAN, Jun 26, 2017 at 11:25 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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      Latest: cool big black snake on porch Loohan, Jun 20, 2017
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: Anyone from Pennsylvania? charles leek, Jun 16, 2017
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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 27, 2017 at 10:52 PM
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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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      Latest: need help posting Yvonne G, Jun 25, 2017 at 10:22 AM
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