Yeah I have a timer from yesterday, we have changed the substrate, it's much deeper now and new bowls that suit nice in the soil. The pier no longer looks like a death trap and it will looks alot better
It's summer here so night time temps are good but I will look into it for his first winter...
That link didn't work unfortunately. Is it something like this?
Will getting one of these help the daytime heat? Or do you really need to just have the heat come from the light bulb?
We have new bits already and are changing the substrate today...
It's 34-36 under the bulb.
24~ on the cool side during the day.
Around 22~ at night with the light off.
Can you recommend some better bowls and substrate?
I was under the impression these tables were great for the tortoise for the first couple of years? He doesn't explore anyway and he is...
I've put it all back in his food bowl and popped him back in again and sat here with him and he is eating now.
I don't want to stress him by moving him too much but I guess a bathe and move into his food bowl for now will help get him accustomed to where food is?
I'll try some softer foods as...
He started eating a stone by his water bowl so I caved and put one of the yellow flowers by it and he is eating that now.
Just a bit worried I know he's a baby and doesn't do much and sleep a lot. But I just don't see him eating or going to the toilet.
I'm sure the temperature is ok based on...
I have had him since Monday, he always sleeps under the pier in his table. He has never ventured out.
I bathe him for 15 mins every day, and today I have put him in his food bowl because he hasn't eaten really.
He hasn't popped that I can see since I got him and he only ate a little leaf I...
I've just got a Hermann baby, think it's 2 months old.
We've set it up with a lovely little table set up and the heat is 35 degrees for it.
But it doesn't do much? It just hides under the pier we made for it. Seemingly asleep. Are they meant to not do a lot? When I try to hand feed...