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: New Horsfield Owner ☺ JaymeFrances, Apr 27, 2017 at 10:18 PM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: he is still biting the bowl.....what doi do JoesMum, Apr 27, 2017 at 12:53 PM
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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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      Latest: 2018 Tortoise Calendar Contest wellington, Apr 23, 2017 at 5:42 PM
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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: Is Reptmart reliable? Stormy Bluu, Apr 27, 2017 at 5:43 PM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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      Latest: Why do turtles & tortoises have shells? TortoiseLover8, Apr 27, 2017 at 8:25 PM
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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Does diet contribute to pyramiding. paludarium, Apr 25, 2017 at 8:55 PM
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    4. Debatable Topics

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

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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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: Advice on Heat/UVB and Layout Xabbusan, Apr 27, 2017 at 4:17 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: The Tortoise Chef TortoiseLover8, Apr 27, 2017 at 8:20 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: How do I encourage my tortoise to eat? Becs18, Apr 27, 2017 at 10:33 PM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Photographs of Gretta TortoiseLover8, Apr 27, 2017 at 8:22 PM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: What to expect with a male desert tortoise animateash, Apr 27, 2017 at 9:57 PM
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    2. Turtles

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      Latest: Saving some Box Turtles Greta16, Apr 27, 2017 at 3:11 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: Trading Radiated tortoise Onidara, Apr 23, 2017 at 7:53 AM
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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Looking for a good home for my sulcata Pzlsally, Apr 26, 2017 at 8:52 PM
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    4. Lost and Found

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      Latest: found large tortoise in moorpark gary99, Apr 27, 2017 at 10:17 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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    7. Tortoise Vendor Reviews

      Share feedback on tortoise-related vendors like breeders, feed and reptile supply companies
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      Latest: Backwaterreptiles.com ZEROPILOT, Apr 26, 2017 at 4:54 PM
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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      Latest: Looking for CB baby Russian or Red foots. Yelloweyed, Apr 27, 2017 at 1:57 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 Yvonne G, Apr 27, 2017 at 4:57 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: An Exception To The Rule Greta16, Apr 20, 2017
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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: POST YOUR CUTEST TORT PICS Fahnick, Apr 27, 2017 at 10:52 AM
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: South Texas Members Oldbattleaxe, Apr 27, 2017 at 11:06 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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      Latest: COLD DARK ROOM johnandjade, Apr 27, 2017 at 11:13 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: Care SarahChelonoidis, Apr 25, 2017 at 5:54 AM
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