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do you prefer to get hatch-lings or yearlings? (poll)

Do you prefer hatch-lings or yearlings?


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    8

Vibes

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I keep my torts in a outside enclosure, i feel like hatch-lings couldn't really thrive or even survive outside. I prefer yearlings, you can be a little more lax on the enclosure requirements.
 

Carol S

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I love hatchlings. I enjoy watching them grow and thrive. Hatchlings are so adorable.
 

Vibes

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I love hatchlings. I enjoy watching them grow and thrive. Hatch-lings are so adorable.
i love them too, they are adorable, but the responsibility! its hard enough to take care of my torts while i have school, maybe when im older.
 

G-stars

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I prefer hatchlings, if I know they come from a good breeder. That way I can raise them the way I want to from an earlier stage.
 

Vibes

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I prefer hatchlings, if I know they come from a good breeder. That way I can raise them the way I want to from an earlier stage.
i raised my red-foot from hatch-ling now hes a yearling but i bought my Russian as a yearling and it was a overall more lax experience.
 

bouaboua

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It depended on species. If it is the species that we have not yet dealt with, I will go for the yearlings.
 
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