Recent content by Koopas KC

  1. Koopas KC

    New Baby Excitement

    Thank you, I appreciate inputs!
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    Comment by 'Koopas KC' in media 'Baby Just Arrived'

    I don't know, it seems that the more I know, the more I need to learn.
  3. Baby Just Arrived

    Baby Just Arrived

    Eastern Box Turtle hatchling within minutes of arrival.
  4. Koopas KC

    New Baby Excitement

    Our new Eastern Box Turtle hatchling arrived yesterday, healthy and bright eyed. We (mostly me) are happy with the experience. I soaked him first in a sunny area for 30 minutes. I introduced him to his home for now, a 106 Qt storage bin with coconut fiber and a small amount of cypress for his...
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    Where should I buy a new tortoise from?

    I too am actively educating myself in preparing for another baby. I had decided that I want an Eastern Box Turtle. I contemplated a 3-toed Box Turtle but decided not to go with that species. For the last couple of weeks I have become interested in a Russian Tortoise or a Hermann's Tortoise. My...
  6. A Shower

    A Shower

    Tamale, Ornate Wood Turtle, is hanging out under the shower of water. Sometimes known as the Painted Wood Turtle.
  7. Enjoying a snack

    Enjoying a snack

    Koopa, Eastern Box Turtle, is enjoying a snack of mealworms
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    Weigh day!

    They're beautiful!
  9. Koopas KC

    Mine is an Eastern Box Turtle.

    Mine is an Eastern Box Turtle.
  10. Koopas KC

    Salutations from a newbie

    First I'd like to let you know that the diversity and the knowledge on here is comforting. I registered here a couple of hours ago and on another forum yesterday. I live in the Salt Lake City area of Utah. I bought a hatchling Eastern Box Turtle in November 2016 and my son brought me a juvenile...