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Feb 28, 2015

Tactical Veterinarian: Sulcata Quackers

YouTube - Tactical Veterinarian captures some of the unexpected sounds that sulcata tortoises make while mating during a trip to Prehistoric Pets.

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On the Web
Feb 28, 2015

Tortoise Abuse Means Jail Time

On the Web - A man was arrested and may get up to six months jail time for standing on the back of an ancient Galapagos tortoise.  He was caught after uploading...

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 27, 2015

Breaking Out

TortoiseForum.org - A determined Aldabra tortoise isn’t going to let a little thing like a wooden fence keep him from going out to explore.

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 26, 2015

Dandelion Snob

TortoiseForum.org - This beautiful series of photos illustrates the finicky nature of an adorable ivory sulcata tortoise known as IT-2.

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 26, 2015

Winter at the Cove

TortoiseForum.org - While snow flies in the East, these lucky redfoot tortoises living in southern California say, “Winter?  What winter?”  Enjoy these views of the gorgeous outdoor enclosures at the...

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 26, 2015

Warm Day in Winter

TortoiseForum.org - Things are really starting to green-up at this California home and its local turtle and tortoise residents are happily basking in the winter sun.

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 25, 2015

Too Tired

TortoiseForum.org - “Growing up is hard work,” says this adorable baby ivory sulcata tortoise before he falls asleep on top of his dinner.  Scroll back through this long-running thread to...

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 25, 2015

Tortoise Babes

TortoiseForum.org - Take a look at all the amazing color varieties as this adorable bunch of baby redfoot tortoises much on lunch.

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Feb 24, 2015

Kamp Kenan: Best Tortoise Enclosures

YouTube - In this excellent episode, Kenan takes a closer look at the enclosures he has built for his tortoises, adapting each one for the needs of each species and...

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 23, 2015

Feast Day

TortoiseForum.org - A number of different, beautiful species of tortoises enjoy a bonanza of fresh fruits and veggies.

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 23, 2015

Lookin’ Spiffy

TortoiseForum.org - This beautiful radiated tortoise from Garden State Tortoise cleaned up really nice after having a shower and a scrub.

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Facebook
Feb 22, 2015

Hermann’s Tortoise Origins and Lineage

Facebook - Chris Leone of Garden State Tortoise gives us a look at the extensive work, including blood sampling and DNA testing, being done to learn as much as possible...

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Field Herp Forum
Feb 20, 2015

South African Road Trip

Field Herp Forum - A 6300 kilometer trip across South Africa leads to some absolutely stunning photographs of snakes, tortoises, lizards, and more, along with breathtaking landscapes and scenery encountered along the...

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 20, 2015

Pretty Splitties

TortoiseForum.org - Some of the baby redfoot tortoises hatching out at the Tortoise Cove have some very interesting split-scute patterns going on.

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 19, 2015

Mountain Climber

TortoiseForum.org - Check out these adorable shots of a sweet, adventurous baby tortoise showing off some climbing skills.

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 19, 2015

Fresh-Made Hypos

TortoiseForum.org - The Tortoise Cove is on a roll with more beautiful little hypo redfoot tortoises hatching out.

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 18, 2015

The Greener Grass

TortoiseForum.org - Three adorable baby ivory sulcata tortoises can’t wait to get outside and head for their favorite patches of grass to munch on.  Be sure to scroll back through...

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 17, 2015

Sleepy Baby

TortoiseForum.org - Watch this adorable video as a three-month old leopard tortoise is soothed to sleep with a gentle back massage.

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The Reptile Report
Feb 17, 2015

Valentine Reptiles

The Reptile Report - What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than to share a little cold-blooded love?  Enjoy this nice photo collage from Macy Poelsma.      

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TortoiseForum.org
Feb 17, 2015

Super Star Update

TortoiseForum.org - Some very nice pictures of a member’s beautiful, young star tortoises that are growing strong.

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