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Sep 1, 1958 (Age: 61)
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A Land Far Away...

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Wanna be raiser of Lemon Drop tortoises, 61, from A Land Far Away...

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Hi! Sep 26, 2015

Jacqui was last seen:
Dec 8, 2019 at 1:14 AM
    1. 2turtletom
      Hi Jacqui- I’m putting together the beginnings of what could become a studbook for Kinixys nogueyi. Do you keep Western Bell’s, and if so, would you be willing to participate? Thanks! -Tom
    2. Falconer298
      Jacqui, I saw an old post that stated you were in Nebraska. I live in NE and just got a sulcata. I’ve done my research and contemplated it for a long time before committing to it. We live on a farm and I use green houses in our market operation, I have some ideas to extend my sulcata’s outside time in the shoulder seasons, was just curious what you do?
    3. Maggie Cummings
      Maggie Cummings
      Well, I guess she's alright, as she is posting on the forum. the rest of my family treats me like that too. I give up. I've done a whole lot to be a nicer person, but none of them know that as they don't want to have anything to do with me. It's their loss actually. Now it's me who wants nothing to do with them. You are very lucky to have a family that obviously loves you.
    4. Maggie Cummings
      Maggie Cummings
      Jacqui....Been trying to call my sister and can't get an answer, she never goes any place for the whole day. Do you know anything? I always get worried about her....maggie 541-231-1366 Thanks , how are ya?
    5. Ma. Victoria Birog
      Ma. Victoria Birog
      Hi, I found a badly injured tortoise on my way home yesterday, probably ran over, I can see that its shell is badly broken, bleeding and I think a gut came out and cut due to the impact...some grass it ate came out from that gut...where can I bring the poor guy because I’m still hoping it can still be treated or something...I feel very sorry about it and wish I can do something to help
    6. Mallon
      My adopted Russian Tortoise looks like it has some shell problems. His shell is very dry and flaking. He has white spots in the shell top indented in the shell. The underside is peeling and entire parts are coming off. I started treating with some chlodexine in case I'd shell rite. Not sure what is wrong or what to do. I got him this way but seems to be getting worse. Or maybe it's better. Not sure. Please help
    7. worried
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    8. Anyfoot
      Happy birthday.
    9. astock64
      recently our female sulcata has had two or three urine discharge that is thick syrupy like with some white in it everything else normal
      1. Melissa Butler
        Melissa Butler
        My Eastern Hermann's Tortoise has white urine as well. Is this normal?
        Jun 22, 2017
    10. megarrett
    11. Elyce
      Hi Jacqui,
      Im Emily new to the forum. Ive already written a thread to introduce myself but i wanted to reach out to others and say hi as well. I dont know much about lemon drop tortoises, but im sure theyre interesting. How long have you been raising them?
    12. popeye tortoise
      popeye tortoise
      Thank you for the info for the sale of the sulcatas. I am trying to figure how to post pictures. As i'm sure you can see I am not computer savvy.
    13. Jacqui
    14. Jacqui
      Wanna be raiser of Lemon Drop tortoises
    15. Angel Carrion
      Angel Carrion
      Happy Birthday!! :)
    16. Anyfoot
      Happy birthday.
      1. Jacqui
        Thank you! :)
        Sep 1, 2015
    17. Maggie Cummings
      Maggie Cummings
      I was hoping you would take a look at Bob's facebook page....
    18. Donna/Turbo
      Just looked at all your enclosures. Got some great ideas. Thanks for showing pics it really helps the new people like me!
    19. Sulcata_Sandy
      We are just so overrun with tortoises, the thought of making more is freaky. But we do understand the difference of maintaining a species. With that said, I have no idea where this planet stands in regards to the Belliana. Seems other Kinixys are not so rare. So while I'm putting weight on her, making sure she's not egg bound and is healthy, we want to learn more and do what is best for both her and her species.
    20. Sulcata_Sandy
      Hi Jacqui. Seems this little HB rescue has been creating quite a stir. I joined a FB HB group and they are going nuts about having her in the Kinixys Conservancy. I just need to learn a bit more. I think Josette and her husband (who own the actual rescue that "owns" her) are open to discussing the idea of placing her in a breeding program.
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    Sep 1, 1958 (Age: 61)
    Location (City and/or State):
    A Land Far Away...
    I actually live in Nebraska. I am working on creating a turtle/tortoise rescue focusing mainly on hingebacks of course...lol. I have a very supportive husband, who sometimes will ferry tortoises for me. My critters are currently my full time job and I am loving it!


    A caretaker of "exceptional" tortoises according to Tom. :D