1. L

    what add-ons to order with PVC enclosure

    Thinking cage size will be 4x2x2, for a baby leopard I am getting in around 8 weeks. For people who have ordered PVC cages, I am wondering what add ons I should order (if any) to come installed in the enclosure. Does it make sense to order the cage to come installed with an Incandescent Light...
  2. L

    deck storage bin for leopard tort indoor enclosure

    Hey guys. I'll be getting a baby leopard tort soon. I've been looking for large indoor storage bins. I finally found some really long and big ones. What do you guys think of using this? it is $175 CAD. I want to start out with a big enclosure so even as a baby it can have lots of enclosure space...
  3. KhairulTort

    Asian Tortoise Trade, Sulcata Hatchling Health, Hard Urates & Other Observations

    Tortoises in Malaysia & Thailand I recently got my first tortoise. But the where I got it, raised a lot of questions about tortoise keeping in my part of the world. I hope this gives you all a glimpse into a different part of the hobby. It's been about two months since I became a tortoise owner...
  4. Princessmariah1

    Baby Leopard Tortoise face turning black

    I have a baby leopard tortoise who we just noticed is turning black! I got her mid September..they said she was about a month old so hatched maybe August sometime? That puts her about 8 or 9 months old I think.
  5. yusufning

    Ideal weight of a 9cm (3.5 inches) leopard

    Hi, I have a 9cm (3.5 inches) leopard that weighs 150g (5.5 ounces). Is this normal? Thanks
  6. yusufning


    Hi everyone, This post will be a tad long but please bear with me. So I've had 2 leopards (approximately 8cm) for almost three months. I think their eating habit is a bit weird, namely with the following conditions: 1. They eat roughly the same amount compared to my 6cm sulcata, I assume they...
  7. Chapstickglue

    Baby Leopard Losing Weight, Bubble Nose

    Thanks in advance for replies! - Leopard tortoise - ~8 months old - Male - Arrived by overnight shipping 1/17/2019 - Arrived with bubble nose - Currently losing weight His House: - Large wood tortoise table from ReptiMed - UVB light / Ceramic Heater / Blue Heat Bulb / Heat Mat used for...
  8. Arielle.shull

    Looking to adopt tortoises near Greenville, SC.

    Hey y'all. Looking for tortoises to adopt. Must be friendly. I have a huge fenced in back yard and heated homes for the summer months, and I have a tortoise room for the cooler months. These tortoises will be spoiled!!! I'm looking more for leopards or smaller, but looking to adopt many.
  9. yusufning

    Leopard Tortoise in tropical condition

    Hi, Im a new leopard tortoise keeper. Ive had ample experience with other species but not leopards. I kept on seeing that leopard tortoise cant handle the cold and wet weather. My question is, I live in Jakarta and it has a temperature min of 80f, max of 100f and an all year average of 82f...
  10. B

    Leopard Tortoise Breeder on Oahu!

    Aloha, My daughter (age 7) has been wanting a Leopard Tortoise, she even did research and wrote a persuasive letter asking for one. I would like to purchase one preferably from a breeder on Oahu as a gift. I would like to purchase a baby in December if possible. Does anyone know of a breeder here?
  11. For Love of Everything Shell

    Can a Leopard's supracaudal grow too much and impede pooping?

    Hello, I have been dealing with a constipated tortoise for a few weeks now and things have started to move with a week at the vet. I have taken part of my latest update from my original post in hopes someone sees this title and might have some insight? Summary from original post... Bob...
  12. For Love of Everything Shell

    NO POOP in 3 WEEKS!!! HAAAALP!!!!

    Please HaaaaLP! Bob, My Leopard tortoise, has not pooped a normal sized poop in over 3 weeks...He is currently at the vet and they are having no luck! I will attempt to give all information I know you will all ask for... sorry ahead of time for a crazy long message. age: 9 years in October...
  13. D

    Deworming Baby Tortoise

    My baby leopard tortoise is currently undergoing a deworming treatment for 5 days. Im three days into her treatment and I do notice that she has lost her appetite. Yesterday I soaked her in a mixture of pumpkin and butternut squash baby food mixed in with warm water since she hasn't been showing...
  14. D

    New Leopard Tortoise! Don't know if she is healthy!

    HEALTH ISSUES: I recently got a beautiful leopard tortoise hatchling on August 26, 2018. She seemed pretty active at the pet store and quite healthy. I knew that when I brought her home she would take a few days to adjust to her new life and new enclosure. However, I didn't see her exploring...
  15. Noodles1210

    egg bound leo?

    my female leopard tortoise is showing signs of nesting. her indoor substarte isnt deep enough right now, and we are currently upgrading. i take her out everyday but she hasnt tried to dig outside. she has laid eggs before, all infertile because she is only 2 years old. but normally she passes...
  16. Kendra North

    Need advice: male leopard tortoise dominating larger female sulcata

    Two and a half years ago my husband and I got our first tortoises without doing enough initial research. We bought one leopard tortoise and one sulcata tortoise who at the time were the same size, the size of an average fist. Since then they have grown and the sulcata is much larger now (about...
  17. Reptilian Nation Expo


    Largest reptile event to ever hit Las Vegas. Our 3rd event will be bigger and better than the previous!! 1000s of Reptiles, Amphibians, Arachnids and Supplies for Sale.. 60+ Breeders/Vendors. Venomous Snakes Shows and Exhibits (Exotic and Local NV). DATES/TIMES September 15, 2018...
  18. T

    ...What am I doing wrong?...

    Aloha Everyone. I reside in Hawaii and I bought a 5 month old Leopard Tortoise from the local pet store couple weeks ago. He is not eating and super lethargic; all day he just hides in his little hut. He has been like this for the past 3 days. For the first week I had him in a 10 gal tank...