Tortoise Trust - Here is an excellent thread detailing the natural habitat of Testudo ibera nikolskii with lots of beautiful pictures of wild Russian tortoises, including one very lucky rescued tortoise...
Hibernating Russian Tortoises
Jun 19, 2012
by Contributing Editor
TortoiseForum.org - Lots of great advice on how to properly hibernate Russian tortoises is found in this informative thread.@ TortoiseForum.org