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Tortoise Forum

    1. Introductions

      First-timers start here! Introduce yourself and your tortoises
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      Latest: Frustrated with humidity Abramsmytankturtle, Dec 18, 2014 at 12:10 PM
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    2. Site Announcements

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      Latest: Tortoise Forum T-Shirt Sue Harvey, Nov 2, 2014
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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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      Latest: All I want for the Holidays.. weldorNate, Dec 18, 2014 at 3:46 AM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Power Out - ? RainsOn, Dec 14, 2014 at 7:33 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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      Latest: Egg Hatching - Progression Shots bouaboua, Dec 18, 2014 at 1:34 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: 'make do and mend' johnandjade, Dec 18, 2014 at 10:41 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: Is this THISTLE and is it edible? ZEROPILOT, Dec 18, 2014 at 10:24 AM
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    8. Tortoise Vet List

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

      Tortoise topics relating to general health and medicine
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      Latest: Clear discharge from nose in Baby Greek Tortoise dmmj, Dec 18, 2014 at 7:17 AM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: tort helps out a flipped buddy..... dmmj, Dec 18, 2014 at 3:22 AM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: Burrows holding temps, LOVE IT TigsMom, Dec 17, 2014 at 8:36 PM
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    2. South American Tortoises (genus Chelonoidis)

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      Latest: Losing color on Redfoot ZEROPILOT, Dec 18, 2014 at 10:14 AM
    3. Latest: ALDABRA TORTOISE BREEDER ALDABRAMAN, Dec 18, 2014 at 1:15 AM
    4. Latest: Adanson's Mud Turtle Breeding Anthony P, Dec 18, 2014 at 11:18 AM
    1. Bartering and Trades

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      Latest: Seeds to grow food LRTortoises, Dec 16, 2014 at 2:16 AM
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    2. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Need to re-home my leopard Zabbi0, Dec 18, 2014 at 9:30 AM
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    3. Lost and Found

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    4. Reptile Related Events

      Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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      Latest: AAE Sunday Dec 21 Santa and Penguins Scott Smith, Dec 15, 2014 at 7:46 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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    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" zenoandthetortoise, Dec 17, 2014 at 2:48 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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      Latest: Warning kimber_lee_314, Dec 16, 2014 at 9:51 PM
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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      Latest: Wanted: female RF breeding age rad8ted92083, Dec 16, 2014 at 1:37 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 AbdullaAli, Dec 18, 2014 at 12:09 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: Guppies! ZEROPILOT, Dec 18, 2014 at 10:29 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: Winter bloomers gingerbee, Dec 16, 2014 at 12:32 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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    6. Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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