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: Hey everyone(: ALDABRAMAN, Sep 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: new baby landing on its back Tom, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:38 PM
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    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: Tortoise Forum T-Shirt Tyanna, Sep 29, 2014 at 6:39 PM
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    4. Tortoise Forum Contests

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      Latest: 2015 Tortoise Forum Calendar Contest!!! Yourlocalpoet, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:52 PM
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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: MISSION:Get Billy back. Amanda81, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:52 PM
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    2. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Cold Climate Winter Care For Aldabra Tortoise ascott, Sep 29, 2014 at 1:30 AM
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    3. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Are you experienced? Yourlocalpoet, Sep 30, 2014 at 6:59 PM
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    4. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: More Russian Tortoise eggies! Tom, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:40 PM
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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: Can't get Mercury vapour lamp to work! Tom, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:35 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: Indoor Plant Growing Advice (Fodder System) Jabuticaba, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:43 PM
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    7. Tortoise Vet List

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      Latest: UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Yvonne G, Jul 16, 2014
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    8. Tortoise Health

      Tortoise topics relating to general health and medicine
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      Latest: DIATOMACIOUS EARTH QUESTION AmRoKo, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:49 PM
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    9. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Reporting from Pakistan ARA, Sep 30, 2014 at 7:31 PM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: My Desert Tortoise Starting Hibernation JohnnyB65, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:46 PM
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    1. Bartering and Trades

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      Latest: Golden Female for Ibera Female? devsharkey, Sep 28, 2014 at 10:16 PM
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    2. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Rescues in England? FLINTUS, Sep 30, 2014 at 9:02 PM
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    3. Lost and Found

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      Latest: Found a Tortoise CourtneyG, Sep 29, 2014 at 3:14 PM
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    4. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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      Latest: NARBC in Anaheim Aunt Caffy, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:11 PM
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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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      Latest: New Tortoise Supply T-Shirts! dmmj, Jun 2, 2014
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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: "Herbal Hay" angie1980, Sep 20, 2014
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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 Supply zenoandthetortoise, Sep 19, 2014
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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 rabbidbros10, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:06 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: Reverse Pinstripe Crested Gecko lisa127, Sep 30, 2014 at 3:38 PM
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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 immayo, Sep 24, 2014 at 3:47 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: Personal Promotion Holycow, Sep 28, 2014 at 5:34 AM
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    6. Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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      Latest: Viewing Pictures Yellow Turtle01, Sep 29, 2014 at 10:37 PM
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