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  1. Tanner Fry

    Planning ahead with caution.

    For a while now I have been slowly upgrading my Russians enclosure (indoor) and I have maxed out the space in my apartment. Its relatively common knowledge that you should never have one female and one Male in the same enclosure no matter the size however I haven't read about the results of...
  2. Tanner Fry

    Do tortoises get lonely?

    Hello! I have one female Russian tortoise now who is in a very large enclosure and seems particularly happy about life. I know that the repticon is coming up soon for my area and didn't know if I should be able to get another one? The first question is are there any benefits to adding another...
  3. Tanner Fry

    Clyde's home is finished!!

    After working all day long I was finally able to complete Clyde's new tortoise table! In the white border above the ledge I will grow things for fun (aka for clyde to eat just before I get anything lol) found amazing deals at the Greensboro Repticon like the log hide and all of the coconut mulch...
  4. Tanner Fry

    Day three of making Clyde's new tortoise table!

    I live in a very small apartment and couldn't make it any bigger but it is six feet long by 18 inches until the end then its 36.
  5. Tanner Fry

    Ideas for a Recirculating water dish.

    Hello I am in the process of building a larger enclosure for my tortoise Clyde. I've always wanted a small waterfall for him that could also be a shallow water bowl. I have a small beta fish tank pump and I've created two models that work but they are just not quite that good. I was hoping that...
  6. Tanner Fry

    Ideas for Clyde's new home.

    Hello I have decided to update Clyde's enclosure due to his growth. It will unfortunately have to be an indoor enclosure and I have like the WORLDS smallest apartment lol. The plans that I have developed will take up a large portion of the space I have left. The plans I have will be the largest...
  7. Tanner Fry

    Heat during the cooler seasons

    I have one heat lamp and one uvB lamp but I have trouble maintaining 80ish degrees should I invest in another lamp that runs at night or have another that runs in the day and none at night?
  8. Tanner Fry

    How often should I feed my tortoise?

    I'm wondering how often I should feed my tortoise now that it is eating. Once every two days? A little bit every day?
  9. Tanner Fry

    Confused tortoise

    Should I put a background on my tortoises tank because it seems a little confused
  10. Tanner Fry

    Not eating?

    I got a female Russian tortoise on the 29th of September and she has not eaten upon her arrival to my house. I have layer out organic lettuce, apple slices,one dandelion flower, and the pellets soaked in water that the store fed them. Should I be concerned that she has not eaten and if so what...