1. Capybara25

    Greetings from a couple of new Redfoot keepers!

    Hello from Phoenix, Arizona! My boyfriend and I became the very proud keepers of an extremely handsome Redfoot hatchling about a week ago. It's been very helpful to turn to Tortoise Forum for guidance while we prepared everything for our little guy. Thank you to everyone for posting such...
  2. dwright27

    New Enclosure and Lighting Crisis

    Hi everyone! I finally got my tortoise's new enclosure delivered after several months of waiting. It's 6'x3', which I know is still below the minimum recommended dimensions, but that is the size I can accommodate in my home right now and it's a hell of a lot bigger than what she's been living...
  3. R

    Where to sell a tortoise

    I have a 10 year old male redcoat tortoise. Sadly, I think it is time for me to find him a new home, but I don't know where to start. Is craigslist a good option? I don't want to sell him to somebody who will just keep him in a cardboard box his whole life; the person needs to know how to care...
  4. K

    Building Closed Chamber- Suggestions please

    Hello all, I am working on plans to build a 10' by 3' closed habitat for my redfoot. I am planning on making the frame out of wood, walls with styrofoam insulation between two thin layers of plywood. At this point, this is the largest I can make it. I'm hoping that if I made it in two pieces...
  5. N

    Prison Break Monster

    Just curious if everyone Redfoot is active and restless like my Monster girl?
  6. S

    Need help on building an indoor enclosure

    Hey guys so im planning on making an indoor enclosure for my 1 baby redfoot and 1 yearling. I've been thinking about what i need and i hop you guys can help me out So im planning to make the enclosure 4ft by 4ft and around 26inches high minus 6inches of substrate. I was thinking of making it a...
  7. chrisman

    Seeking Sanctuary/Rescue for Redfoot Tortoise

    Hello! My name is Christina, I am from Los Angeles, CA. I'm currently taking care of a roughly 2.5 year old Redfoot Tortoise. He was my grandmother's pet, but she was recently put into a nursing home and can no longer take care of him. I am taking care of Milton now, however, I live in a small...
  8. Emwolfoh

    Yellow Footed Tortoise Table

    Hello other tortoise lovers, Just wanted to show the tortoise table I have made for my yellow foot. I got him about a year ago his name is Link. He has been in his new home for about 3 months now. He seems too be enjoying it. I made the table out of an old desk we had it is the bottom...
  9. blakebeyer

    Scales falling off foot

    hey guys I'm new to the site and am looking to the hive mind to help my little guy. I have 2 baby Redfoot torts, one about a year and another about 6 months. Both of which are very active and AVID eaters. Yesterday I took my one year old out to get some time away from their enclosure and noticed...