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Not eating old favorites

Discussion in 'Tortoise Diet and Food' started by LaLaP, Oct 28, 2018.

  1. LaLaP

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    Up until the last few weeks Diego's favorite food was cactus pad. He would pick those bits out and eat them first. Lately eat eats around them and as far as I can tell he isn't eating any of the cactus. Any one else experience this? Have any ideas why this would be?
    I don't always have cactus cause I have to drive to a farther grocer to get it so I don't think I've over fed it. Diet otherwise consists mostly of weeds and flowering plants.
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    Sometimes if I eat banana cream pie for like 4/7 days I won't eat it again for like 6mos.
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    My tortoise loves cactus.

    Until she doesn’t. ;) She’ll certainly turn down store bought if she’s recently had fresh.

    I wouldn’t worry about it.
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    Yeah dont worry about it, my tort Ollie was loving pumpkin during harvest and now he won't touch it...
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    Thanks everyone. Just glad to hear that it's not uncommon.
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