adoption

  1. casstom702

    Rehome gopher tort in Vegas

    I need to rehome a 10 to 15 year old male gopher tortoise. A friend of mine was moving out of town and the person who was supposed to take him flaked last minute so she asked if I would take him. He had nowhere else to go so I accepted, but he does not get along with any my other tortoises at...
  2. A

    Needing to rehome, any suggestions of safe ways to do so?

    Hello everyone, I hope you're all doing well and having a good day. I have had my russian tortoise Sheldon for about 3 years now and I love him with my whole heart and wish more than anything that could continue to care for him. However, due to some recent health issues I unfortunately...
  3. M

    Red-Foot up for adoption.

    Hello, I recently bought a red-foot from a pet store here in Oregon, and after more researching, post-decision, I have discovered I am not ready to take care of a tortoise. Like it says in my bio, I am located in Corvallis, OR. If anyone is interesting please e-mail me at [email protected]
  4. K

    Help my Box turtle

    Hello, I hope you all are having a good day. My box turtle is not active and has not been eating much. Once in a while, he will eat a worm, but that's it. His setup is a large square "pool" with dirt logs some leaves a fern and a water bowl. I've tried berries, but he just does not eat. Any...
  5. R

    Red foot for adoption Florida

    I have had a red foot tortoise for about 5 years & am looking to give them up for adoption to the right home. The tortoise has had a well balanced diet, adequate home, etc for the 5 years I’ve had them. The reason for adoption is that recently (about 6 months ago) they started to bang on the...
  6. C

    Looking for somebody to take in my 2 year old male Sulcata!

    Hi! I have a young male Sulcata that is looking for a new home. I got him almost 2 years ago as a birthday gift because I always wanted a tortoise. At the time, I had a house with a large fenced in yard but at the beginning of COVID I obviously lost my job and had to move. I no longer have a...
  7. Lemmy the tortoise

    Rehoming My Russian Tortoise (SoCal Area)

    Hi everyone, I live in the Los Angeles area, I have a 7-10 years old Russian tortoise named Lemmy that I am looking to rehome. I live in a small apartment and I can't provide enough space for her to live well. I have had her for 3 years now and she is very healthy. I soak her almost...
  8. S

    Looking for Juvenile/Adult Leopard Tortoise!- SoCal Area

    Hello all!! My family and I are looking for a juvenile/adult Leopard Tortoise! We are in SoCal but would be willing to drive a bit, so please offer! I look forward to hearing from you all! Thank you!
  9. N

    Red Eared Slider named Jerri-LOS ANGELES

    She’s large, six inches long, she’s very healthy and beautiful, and in need of a home. Jerri is kind and intelligent, and friendly unless provoked. She resides in Los Angeles, California and I will only give her to people willing to take the time and love to take care of her. she comes with a...
  10. Emily Anderson

    ADOPT - Super friendly Red-Footed Tortoise - Seattle

    Hello Everyone, It is with a very heavy heart that I find myself writing this post. Due to upcoming moves and an uncertain future, I am not going to be able to provide for my little man, Boris the Tortoise, and give him the quality of life he deserves. Boris is Red-Footed tortoise about 13...
  11. apecares

    Rehoming a Red Footed Tortoise

    I am looking to rehome a female red-footed tortoise. I took her in May 2018 from a terrible situation. The previous owners (a relative of my boyfriend) had her in a 10 gallon aquarium and their dog had already attacked her. They were threatening to just let her go in the yard. I took her...
  12. V

    Sulcata tortoise adoption experience

    Hi everyone, I am wondering if anyone has experience with adopters who have kept in contact with the previous owner over the years? Just for small updates? I am looking into possibly putting my boy up for adoption but I'm having some attachment issues (I know, I know) and I worry about him...
  13. R

    A two year old Russian Tortoise is looking for new home [SF Bay area]

    Female Comes with the enclosure $100 re-homing fee
  14. J

    Sulcata in need of good home

    I have a male sulcata tortoise named Eli. He’s very sweet, curious, and gentle. He will be 4 years old in September; I’ve raised him from a hatchling. He’s large for his age, measuring about 12 inches, no pyramiding. He LOVES being outside and sunbathing, as well as taking warm baths. He’s...
  15. A

    Two Female Russian Tortoises in Need of Good Home

    Hello everyone! I've decided it's time for me to give away my two tortoises, as I simply don't have the time to give them the care or attention they deserve. I never truly gave them all they needed to thrive, and as a result, they have what looks to likely be MBD/Shell Growth Problems. Other...
  16. Supriya Bharath

    Russian tortoise for adoption with his terrarium

    I am looking for someone to adopt my pet Russian tortoise. I will give the entire terrarium setup for free with him. We were visiting our home country and unfortunately cannot return because of visa issues. I call my pet Taco. He is very active in summer days and sleeps for most of the time in...
  17. ShellDon'sMom

    New tortoise mom seeking advice on species

    Hello All My family adopted Sheldon about a month ago and I'm wanting to get some opinions on what species he might be. The lady we got him from did not have much info on him, (other than he likes pineapple & peaches) she had only had him a few months and got him from a "friend of a friend" So...
  18. sammi

    Looking to remhome male Russian tortoise (southern california)

    Hello! I have had Ernie for about 10 years now. The vet estimates he was between 3-5 when I first got him, so he would be about 13-15 years old. Unfortunately my husband is military and we have to move to a place that does not allow exotics, and Ernie cannot come with us. I am in Southern...
  19. avfarrar

    Need To Rehome My Russian Tortoise (TX) FREE

    Hi everyone. I would like to adopt out my male Russian tortoise, Urkel. He was given to us several years ago by someone in the family. In the last few months I've realized, as I have been researching to better his care, and weighing that with my commitments, that I can no longer take care of him...
  20. T

    Male Hermanns needs new home

    Hello, I was directed here from reddit. I have a beautiful Hermanns around 3 years old I believe, his name is Mongo. I received him a little over a year ago from a friend and I have been his owner ever since. He has grown a lot recently and is too big for his tank, I know they shouldnt be in...
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