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 owner of cherry head red foot hatchling Tidgy's Dad, Jan 24, 2017 at 10:07 AM
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    2. Site Announcements

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      Latest: I've Mailed Your Calendar... sue white, Jan 18, 2017 at 6:44 AM
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    3. Tortoise Forum Contests

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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Dead tortoise or not? Carys999, Jan 18, 2017 at 5:55 AM
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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: PetSmart Tortoises GingerLove, Jan 24, 2017 at 9:39 AM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Egg bound female? Christiaan, Jan 24, 2017 at 12:04 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: U.K. Outdoor heated house (few questions) laney, Jan 24, 2017 at 11:19 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: Redfoot Diet MrsShellington, Jan 24, 2017 at 9:58 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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      Latest: tiny tan wood mites - bad? stevenf625, Jan 24, 2017 at 11:15 AM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Breakfast at Tazers ;) BILBO-03, Jan 24, 2017 at 8:25 AM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: Duncan BradKitty, Jan 18, 2017 at 12:13 AM
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    2. Turtles

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      Latest: If You Own A Box Turtle... cmac3, Jan 24, 2017 at 11:03 AM
    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: Elephant ears/Alocasia/Colocasia/Taro Gardngurl, Jan 20, 2017 at 9:45 AM
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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Looking to rescue a redfoot ZEROPILOT, Jan 23, 2017 at 2:04 AM
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    4. Lost and Found

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    5. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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      Latest: Reptile Show in SoCal cupcakeAddict, Dec 14, 2016
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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: inexpensive and effective UVB wellington, Jan 21, 2017 at 4:17 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: Carol S: Great Russian Tortoise Vendor Tom, Jan 22, 2017 at 9:52 AM
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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: Garden chat & photos for torts and people ♫ ♫ Oxalis, Jan 24, 2017 at 11:19 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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      Latest: Chickens Ed mitch, Jan 24, 2017 at 11:11 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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    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: COLD DARK ROOM johnandjade, Jan 24, 2017 at 11:20 AM
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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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