Turtles & Tortoises
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How Do Turtles Grow Shells?
Just like our bones, calcium phosphate is the main mineral in a turtle shell. Its embryos develop shells through the…Read More »
How to Identify the Male and Female Slider and Sea Turtles?
The gender of most amniote reptiles is determined by the ground temperature in which their eggs incubate. Therefore, a breeder…Read More »
What Do Turtles Do Throughout the Day?
Though everything about turtles looks a bit awkward, these animals are fascinating to observe in captivity or the wild. Whichever…Read More »
How to Clean Your Turtle’s Tank?
Setting up your turtle’s habitat is key to keeping them healthy. This needs to be right as this is where…Read More »
Will UVA/UVB Go Through Thick Glass Window
You cannot get a sunburn through glass, but that does not mean it stops all UV rays. Even if you…Read More »
What Substrate Should Be Used In Tortoise’s Box Turtles
Box turtle care may appear simple, but because these reptiles are hardy and long-lived in the wild, they are sometimes…Read More »
What Kind of Turtle is The Smallest?
Turtles are among the most popular exotic pets, and several turtle breeds have risen to the top of the reptile…Read More »
Vitamin “A” Deficiency In Turtles
When turtles don’t get enough Vitamin A in their food, they develop Vitamin A deficiency (also known as hypovitaminosis A),…Read More »
Small Amounts of Algae On Your Turtle
If you have a turtle as a pet and keep it in a tank, you probably see algae developing on…Read More »
Prickly Pear Fruit
If you have a tortoise to care for, you have to ensure that you provide them with the best diet…Read More »