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Tortoise Forum

    1. Introductions

      First-timers start here! Introduce yourself and your tortoises
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      Latest: RUSSIAN TORTOISE OWNER leigti, Nov 23, 2014 at 7:25 PM
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    2. Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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      Latest: Help! (12yr old wants tortoise temporarily) Alaskamike, Nov 23, 2014 at 2:50 PM
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    3. Site Announcements

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      Latest: Tortoise Forum T-Shirt Sue Harvey, Nov 2, 2014
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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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    2. Tortoise and Turtle Articles

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    3. Advanced Tortoise Topics

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      Latest: OK, let's all put our thinking caps on... terryo, Nov 23, 2014 at 5:54 PM
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    4. Debatable Topics

      For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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      Latest: Coconut Oil glitch4200, Nov 23, 2014 at 12:19 AM
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    5. Tortoise Breeding

      Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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      Latest: Egg Laying Frequency kimber_lee_314, Nov 23, 2014 at 4:52 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: Mold/mildew in my closed enclosure. Alaskamike, Nov 23, 2014 at 7:32 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: anyone knows this ? leopard777, Nov 23, 2014 at 7:22 PM
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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: Urates Prairie Mom, Nov 23, 2014 at 7:24 PM
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    10. Tortoise Photos & Videos

      Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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      Latest: Cherry Picking... N2TORTS, Nov 23, 2014 at 5:28 PM
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    1. North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

      Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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      Latest: Tortoise identification, please? Ciri, Nov 22, 2014 at 5:24 PM
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    2. South American Tortoises (genus Chelonoidis)

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      Latest: My new Galapagos leigti, Nov 23, 2014 at 7:31 PM
    3. Latest: My 2 Egyptian Tortoise vic1711, Nov 23, 2014 at 7:34 PM
    4. Latest: He? She? Ages? bigred, Nov 23, 2014 at 5:09 PM
    5. Latest: Feeding 1 1/2" RES johnsonnboswell, Nov 23, 2014 at 6:16 PM
    1. Bartering and Trades

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      Latest: Trading Goodies? alex_ornelas, Nov 18, 2014 at 7:56 AM
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    2. For Sale

      If you're selling it, post it here
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      Latest: Poor Hatchling!! San Diego wellington, Nov 23, 2014 at 4:36 PM
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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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    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: ZooMed Tropical Mist? ZEROPILOT, Nov 18, 2014 at 5:26 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: Strictly Reptiles in Hollywood Fla... ALDABRAMAN, Nov 17, 2014 at 1:00 AM
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    8. Wanted

      Looking for something?
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      Latest: Leopard shellibelli72, Nov 21, 2014 at 4:53 PM
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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 AZtortMom, Nov 23, 2014 at 7:03 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: Injured wild anole Prairie Mom, Nov 23, 2014 at 1:22 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: POST YOUR CUTEST TORT PICS 1rocket, Nov 22, 2014 at 9:41 PM
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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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      Latest: Help with posting pictures please Maro2Bear, Nov 19, 2014 at 11:41 PM
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