Just curious if you know their shell length. I think "Tom" ended up being the smaller of the males I saw from the 2010 bunch. It seems to be a bigger spectrum of adult size on the SA males vs SA females.
I’m trying a new technique at “room temperature” (75 degrees) for the first 6 weeks or so instead of the wine cooler method. I can’t leave them in the ground because of our high moisture content in the soil down in Louisiana, along with other factors like fire ants and a high water table.
Here are some recent pictures of my two younger males from Rodriguez Chelonians. They have really settled in to life outside full time and are starting to pick up the pace with growth again.
Now Addo who used to be super round.
Here is my young female from Ian Tomich...
beautiful little tortoise. Though it looks a little different than most PP. Who was the breeder involved and did they provide pictures of the parents? The reason I ask is that a ton of "pp" babies are falsely sold as true pp just for higher profit margins. Hopefully this is not the case with yours
Karen has picked my brain a lot over the past year. She just acquired that female in a trade with another lady. I remember seeing pictures of Wanda Pattersons large female which was quite large but didn't look like a typical SA leopard. I've been searching to see if I could find a picture and I...
I was actually just about to message you Will. I've been talking to Karen and she said this female was purchased as a baby from Wanda Patterson. Do you remember what line Wanda Patterson's adults originated from? I know she no longer breeds PP