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! Tidgy's Dad, Aug 24, 2017 at 2:55 AM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: 2017 Tortoise Forum Calendar Contest!! Big Charlie, Aug 22, 2017 at 11:40 AM
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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: Walking our Tortoise Tidgy's Dad, Aug 24, 2017 at 3:01 AM
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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: Do tortoises love to be pet? William Lee Kohler, Aug 22, 2017 at 10:14 PM
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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Coconut Oil Markw84, Aug 23, 2017 at 8:50 AM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: ANYONE HAVE TO USE OXYTOCIN ON TORTOISE wellington, Aug 23, 2017 at 7:08 PM
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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: Does anyone use Newspaper as Substrate? netjerk, Aug 23, 2017 at 8:49 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: Leopard Tortoise food Dave Dela Rosa, Aug 24, 2017 at 2:25 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: Extended penis, won't retract Beep-Beep, Aug 24, 2017 at 2:04 AM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Chele just chillin wellington, Aug 23, 2017 at 7:26 PM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: He's Here! MissMarg&me, Aug 23, 2017 at 7:07 AM
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    2. Turtles

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      Latest: Quite the haul... cdmay, Aug 24, 2017 at 3:43 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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    3. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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    4. Lost and Found

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      Latest: Found tortoise in Gainesville, FL Nicole Smith, Aug 23, 2017 at 2:56 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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      Latest: LLLReptile theguy67, Aug 15, 2017
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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: Great Breeder: Carol S Etania Cheng, Aug 22, 2017 at 9:57 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: ESIO TROT by Tidgy's Dad. Tidgy's Dad, Aug 24, 2017 at 3:33 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: Look what showed up via FedEx this morning Tidgy's Dad, Aug 23, 2017 at 9:29 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: Prunning Potted Cactus the Turtle Shepherd, Aug 22, 2017 at 9:40 PM
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    4. Regional Topics & Requests

      Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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      Latest: Cut on lip Yvonne G, Aug 21, 2017 at 7:38 AM
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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. Site Help and Feedback

      Get technical help and let us know what needs improving.
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