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: Hello... New here! KayJ, Feb 24, 2017 at 6:06 PM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: New owner Tidgy's Dad, Feb 18, 2017 at 5:20 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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    1. General Tortoise Discussion

      No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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      Latest: Vet Fees JoesMum, Feb 23, 2017 at 1:00 PM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Baby sucata not eating dmmj, Feb 23, 2017 at 12:47 PM
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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Do not buy from petsmart or petco Andy27012, Feb 22, 2017 at 8:28 PM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Tortoise or turtle breeding Yvonne G, Feb 23, 2017 at 8:07 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: Care of habitat? wellington, Feb 23, 2017 at 12:05 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: Catnip....? Tom, Feb 22, 2017 at 6:39 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: Tortoise shell rot? Viscardi98, Feb 23, 2017 at 1:36 PM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: New Arrivals KevinGG, Feb 24, 2017 at 5:57 PM
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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: Identify a turtle KevinGG, Feb 24, 2017 at 6:01 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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    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 at 11:20 AM
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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 adult male sulcata in Las Vegas Yvonne G, Feb 22, 2017 at 8:02 AM
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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 Big Charlie, Feb 24, 2017 at 5:56 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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    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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    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 Bee62, Feb 24, 2017 at 6:05 PM
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    6. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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