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    box turtles from dovelett15

    Hi I just bought 2 box turtles from dovelettle15 (Martha) one was an eastern yearling and a juvie hybrid. They both arrived in great health and the shipment was packed really well. I would definitely recommend her box turtles, and she replies to any questions I had and sent me pictures. I was...
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    Cherryhead & Black cherryhead?

    What's the difference in a Cherryhead & Black Cherryhead? I see ppl advertising Black Cherryheads for sale, and was wondering is there anything special about them or different. Thanks!
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    eastern box turtle...

    I was wondering if we need a permit to keep a cb eastern box turtle in Texas? I was thinking about buying a hatchling but wasn't sure about this.
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    new cherryhead redfoot hatchling ....

    I found out that my family will be getting me a cherryhead redfoot hatchling for my birthday this coming week. Before it gets here I am getting his/her indoor enclosure ready, would a 40 gal tank be ok to house a hatchling for now? And should I get a CHE ( how many watts ? ) what should the...
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    can female tort w/ irregular scute lay fertile eggs?

    I was just wondering if female tortoise with an irregular can lay fertile eggs?
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    Craiglist Houston ( sully)

    Saw this in houston craiglist if anyone local is interested.
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    My new leo baby...

    My new addition to the Sunny!
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    My little french bulldog might have a brain tumor.

    My 2 1/2 yrs old french bulldog might have a brain tumor, he is showing all symptoms of it. The vet will check him out tomorrow. I have been crying so much, I'm so worried. The wait just to know is very hard to handle, has anyone here gone threw something like this.
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    Soaking baby torts...

    I was wondering some soak their tortoises for 30 minutes, for us if we soak for 30 minutes our skin will get all wrinkle and irritated, would they feel this too?
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    Leopard baby won't eat hibiscus...

    I was wondering if my baby leopard will ever eat hibiscus leaf/flower, I have them in my backyard and try so many times feeding it to him but he wont touch it.
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    feeding cactus to baby leopard..

    I was wonder how I am suppose to feed cactus to my 6 months old leopard tortoise. I wanted to add it to his outdoor enclosure and was wondering is it ok to do that, would the needles on the cactus harm him in any way?
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    Soon to be new outdoor enclosure...

    Just got this since it was on sale and I can actually add on to it as my leopard tortoise gets older (only 6 months old atm). I'm going to make a lid for it for security also. But just in case anyone else out there might be interested in this for their tortoises, sale won't last long...
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    What's a good size indoor enclosure for a leopard tortoise to grow into?

    Hi everyone, my brother in law is helping me build a bigger indoor enclosure for my baby leopard tortoise to grow into. I was wondering what's a good size and is open or close enclosure best? At the moment my little Otis(name changed again lol) is only 6 months old and he will be my one and only...
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    Not eating his greens....

    I got me a 5 month old leopard tortoise(babcocki) almost a week ago, and his eating behavior kinda changed. When I first got him(we will call him for now) ate the greens I gave him with no problem. But then when I started feeding him Mazuri food, he won't eat his greens anymore. I have to chop...
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    My new baby...Goku

    Just got him yesterday... he has a tad bit of pryamiding (can't really see it on the pic tho) but I still love him! He was a little dry looking when I got him and looked like he has a few small speck that look like shell rot, so I scrubbed him up with Chlorhexadine and he look so shiny and clean...
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    leopard hatchling being a picky eater?

    I got my leopard tortoise hatchling from ATC which is a pretty decent breeder. Since I got him he hasn't eaten anything. I have my set up exactly like what everyone has recommended here and he even has some sunlight outside in his outdoor enclosure. Indoor enclosure basking area is 95 other...
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    Hello from Texas!

    Hi everyone, I am so glad to have found this forum. I will be a new tortoise mommy in 2 days, so excited!!! Will be needing a unisex name for my little hatchling. I saw a video of a leopard tortoise on youtube and was hooked, bought one before my hubby can even say no ^_^ . Of course whatever I...