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: Anyone else in the Florida panhandle? Tidgy's Dad, Feb 27, 2017 at 4:59 PM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: I've Mailed Your Calendar... sue white, Jan 18, 2017
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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: Begginer trying to start off right Jenanprid, Feb 26, 2017 at 12:34 PM
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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: Sulcata-Pairs paigefaneller, Feb 26, 2017 at 11:52 AM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Incubating Testudo Eggs With Hovabator KevinGG, Feb 25, 2017 at 2:39 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: My homemade enclosure bouaboua, Feb 27, 2017 at 1:46 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: Tortoise poop Tom, Feb 27, 2017 at 7:35 AM
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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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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Tazer the Mighty Leopard ... Jimb, Feb 27, 2017 at 7:43 AM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: Anyone's desert torts wake up yet? JohnnyB65, Feb 22, 2017 at 8:22 PM
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    2. Turtles

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      Latest: stop flipping ratbones7, Feb 27, 2017 at 4:58 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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    3. For Sale

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

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      Latest: HELP i've lost my hermann tortoise in the garden TammyJ, Feb 27, 2017 at 12:55 PM
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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: Basking and UVB in one? Amore, Feb 19, 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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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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      Latest: Looking for a tortoise jlove3, Feb 25, 2017 at 7:18 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: February 27th Birthdays: Grandpa Turtle 144, Feb 27, 2017 at 4:15 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: Goodbye Sweet Girl Yvonne G, Feb 26, 2017 at 7:59 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: the new "what do you look like" thread Yvonne G, Feb 22, 2017 at 8:23 AM
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: Job Opening- Description: A technician eric joranson, Feb 26, 2017 at 2:30 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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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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