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Yearling enclosure??

Discussion in 'Aldabra tortoises' started by jjaymeza, Jun 5, 2018.

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    Hey guys I was just wanting some advice from Aldabra tortoise owners. I am getting a yearling and want to have the perfect indoor enclosure ready prior to getting it. If you have any pics of what you use I’d love to see your set up. Thanks :)!
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    I don't house this species....but I am going to give your thread a bump...ready, here you go....
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    ~ We have never kept ours inside, especially a yearling. They need to be outside in real sunshine with plenty of shade options and a large amount of space to allow for ample exercise levels.
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    Do you mind showing me your outdoor enclosure for this age? :)
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    ~ We don't keep them in any enclosures at that age, they need space.

    ~ I don't have any pictures of our entire back yard, it is about 100 x 80.

    ~ Your best sources are people that keep them in your area and have your similar circumstances, any grazing species should be similar. At that age they truly need more space than any tank, cage, etc. inside.
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