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First-timers start here! Introduce yourself and your tortoises
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Tortoise FAQs - New and need help?

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Tortoise Forum Contests

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General Tortoise Discussion

No holds barred - All Tortoise All the Time
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Advanced Tortoise Topics

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Debatable Topics

For arguments sake. Remember to follow the community guidelines.
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Tortoise Breeding

Discuss breeding, mating habits, eggs, incubation and other reproduction topics
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Tortoise Enclosures

Building your first one? Experienced tortoise cage constructor? Post plans and photos of your hard work
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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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Tortoise Vet List

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Tortoise Health

Tortoise topics relating to general health and medicine
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Tortoise Photos & Videos

Share your favorite tortoise videos and photos
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North American Tortoises (genus Gopherus)

Desert, Texas, and Gopher tortoises
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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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For Sale

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

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Reptile Related Events

Post local reptile shows, tortoise races, charity events and the like
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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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Tortoise Vendor Reviews

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Wanted

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Off Topic Chit Chat

Anything Goes -- Post about your breakfast, your car troubles, or your new shoes.
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Other Pet Talk

Dogs, cats, birds, or rats -- talk about all your other pets here!
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All Other Photos

Share photos of yourself, your other pets, your friends, whatever you wish!
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Regional Topics & Requests

Locate other Tortoise Forum members near you
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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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Site Help and Feedback

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Latest profile posts

Lollycakes wrote on Josh's profile.
Hi can you please permanently delete my account? I would really appreciate that. Thank you
Hello, I’m happy to be a new member. Look forward to learning a lot.
Right now my question has to do with Charlies shell (4month old sulcata) Is it normal for the shell to have dents and or lumps at this age? Or am i doing something wrong with his diet, UV ect. Thanks in advance for helpful advise. 😊
Meraa12 wrote on Tom's profile.
Hey Tom, I am looking for a good UVA/UVB light strip for my sulcata. I was looking for the Arcadia ProT5 17% UVA and 7% UVB and ran into that one and a 12% UVB. I would need to put the light on top of the wire i have on the enclosure. Do you prefer one over the other? Thank you!
Connie wrote on Southernreptiles's profile.
Do you have any eastern Herman's female. I like light color heads and legs. They are brighter.
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Hi Mark
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