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On the Web
Mar 29, 2015

Reptile Road Mortality

On the Web - An article discussing the effectiveness (or lack thereof) of ecopassages built to help animals safely cross busy roads.

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On the Web
Mar 28, 2015

ReptileApartment: Hermann’s Tortoise—Breeding

On the Web - Here’s an excellent article from Chris Leone of Garden State Tortoise that takes a detailed look at the breeding and reproduction of Hermann’s tortoises, as well as a...

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Mar 28, 2015

LLL Reptile: Pancake Tortoises

YouTube - Niki shows off some of the pancake tortoises that just came in at LLL Reptile and tells us a little bit about this neat species.

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TortoiseForum.org
Mar 27, 2015

Colorful Babies

TortoiseForum.org - Here are some great shots of a member’s newest herd of baby redfoot tortoises, including a hypo and some pretty cherry heads.

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TortoiseForum.org
Mar 25, 2015

Dinner Time

TortoiseForum.org - After a long day outside in the California sunshine, three intrepid ivory sulcata tortoise youngsters retire to their indoor enclosure and a yummy meal of fresh mulberry leaves.

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Ball-Pythons.net
Mar 25, 2015

Turtles and Torts

Ball-Pythons.net - Enjoy this beautiful variety of young turtles and tortoises.

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TortoiseForum.org
Mar 25, 2015

Smooth Operator

TortoiseForum.org - Check out the beautiful carapace on this young leopard tortoise named Boomer.

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TortoiseForum.org
Mar 23, 2015

Growing Boy

TortoiseForum.org - Here are some fun before-and-after pictures of a young Galapagos tortoise that has grown a lot over the last two years.

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TortoiseForum.org
Mar 23, 2015

Tres Amigos

TortoiseForum.org - Some cute pictures of three little hypo redfoot tortoises hatching out at the Tortoise Cove.

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On the Web
Mar 22, 2015

World’s Slowest Chase?

On the Web - Enjoy this fun article with an amusing video taken while National Geographic personality Paul Rose came upon giant wild tortoises mating in the Seychelles.  The huge male expressed...

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Mar 22, 2015

theTurtleRoom: Creating a Live Background

YouTube - Joe Sullivan, Husbandry Specialist for theTurtleRoom, shares footage detailing the second step in his exciting new vivarium build—creating a live background.

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TortoiseForum.org
Mar 20, 2015

Sarra’s Crib

TortoiseForum.org - Some very nice pictures show off an elaborate indoor enclosure for one lucky Indian star tortoise.

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TortoiseForum.org
Mar 20, 2015

Radiant Growth

TortoiseForum.org - A couple of nice shots show off how much a beautiful radiant tortoise has grown in the last year.

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TortoiseForum.org
Mar 20, 2015

Dandelion Race

TortoiseForum.org - An adorable time-lapse video of a baby sulcata tortoise munching on dandelions leads to some sound advice about substrate and husbandry.

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TortoiseForum.org
Mar 19, 2015

Babies!

TortoiseForum.org - If you need a smile or a little pick-me-up, check out these absolutely adorable photos from Chris Leone of Garden State Tortoise.

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TortoiseForum.org
Mar 19, 2015

Bed Time

TortoiseForum.org - Some cute shots of the ivory sulcata tortoise babies all snug in their nighttime enclosure.

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Facebook
Mar 17, 2015

RAACA Auctions to Benefit USARK

Facebook - Tons of awesome animals and other cool stuff are up for auction on the RAACA Facebook page.  100% of the proceeds will go directly to USARK.  The auctions...

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TortoiseForum.org
Mar 17, 2015

Ivory Affections

TortoiseForum.org - The adorable ivory sulcata tortoises make a quick appearance with a couple of great new pictures.

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