Garden State Tortoise: Separating the Tortoise Twins

Oct 19, 2015
by Editor in Chief

YouTube - Keepers are often presented with issues when incubating and hatching tortoise eggs. One of these issues is the possibility of twins. Twins can be conjoined or perish in the egg but sometimes they are born and are simply joined at the yolk sac. This video from Garden State Tortoise shows how to safely separate the twins when this occurs.

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