The viv I was given with my horsefield needs a little TLC.
I wanted to paint the outside of it and wondered if anyone had done the same and if they had any recommendations to what paint to use.
My tortoise has been quiet and I went to check on him and he’s abit cold. The temp is 85f.
he’s like bopping his shoulders forwards and back slowly. Like it’s his breathing?
And he’s not moving about just in one place.
I’m so glad I’ve found this forum!
Everything inside is what came with the tort, I haven’t changed anything yet as I was worried I would stress him out.
The second photo shows close up of the new 100w bulb, replacing the infrared one. I have bought a thermostat but haven’t put it in yet,
Thank you for your reply.
we only got him on Friday. We was told he came with everything and the only thing he came with was an infrared bulb. And a basic viv. Nothing else.
I’m so worrying that he’s not getting what he needs. It’s my own fault for assuming the person selling already had the...
I went to the pet shop yesterday and was advised to use 60w basking bulb.
I’ve been researching and a lot use 100w.
he’s Horsefield and only young, I believe under 1.
I’ve bought a 100w basking bulb instead of the 60w.
it’s all so confusing the different watt bulbs and knowing which...
I’ve recently acquired a horsefield tortoise.I have been doing some research but it’s not very clear and conflicting.
he’s come with a infrared 25w spot bulb.
He hasn’t got a thermometer to check the temp, I’m waiting for this to come today.
I’m just wondering if you guys recommend this...