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  1. carlosg

    Is there a max age for female red foot for nesting?

    Hi all, Everywhere I read about the maturity of red foot and the age when they start laying eggs, but is there a max age for the females for laying eggs? I have got a breeding group 1:3 of big heavy red foot tortoises that are estimated to be 35 years old and I want to be prepared. Cheers, Carlos
  2. carlosg

    Help sexing about 8 years old red foot

    Hi Guys, Somebody wants to sell me this red foot, he says it’s a female. I am new to red foot tortoises but I have some doubt I think it’s a male. What do you think? Thanks a lot! Greetings, Carlos
  3. carlosg

    Please help sexing my 8 inches red foot tortoise!

    Hi all, Here are pictures from all sides of my RF tortoise, could you please help sexing? Cheers, Carlos
  4. carlosg

    Nesting? or playing?!

    Hi all, I am new to tortoises so I am not sure about this behavior. She is 8 years old, but she has never been with a male. I am not sure if this is a playful behavior under the basking spot, or is she trying to find a good spot for laying eggs? What do you think she is doing? Please share...
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    Please watch this video and help if you can!!!

    Hi all, I have 3 red foot tortoises, one of them (his name is Tess) does this strange sound many times per day (day and night). Maybe he does this sound like 50+ times per day. He eats good, walks around casually when searching for food, he doesn't have nose bubbles or inflammations anywhere in...
  6. carlosg

    My Red Foot tortoises are getting bigggg!!! please help! :)

    Hi all, I have had my 5 RF tortoises for some years. Now it's time to build them a bigger enclosure. My plan is to build an open 3x2 meters enclosure in the attic under 2 big windows where the light can come through. In the summer I can take them out in the garden during the day. I need your...
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    Red foot tortoises becoming big, please help with the correct enclosure!!!

    Hi all, I have had my 5 RF tortoises since 2 years now. Now it's time to build them a bigger enclosure. My plan is to build an open 3x2 meters enclosure in the attic under 2 big windows where the light can come through. In the summer I can take them out in the garden during the day. I need...
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