Turtle Breeds

  • Balanced Diet For Slider Turtles

    Providing a Balanced Diet For Slider Turtles

    Providing a Balanced Diet For Slider Turtles The diet of the Red Eared Slider can be somewhat difficult to understand. For the interests of people new to the Slider, and of course its close relatives, I have decided to make this topic. Here I will…

  • Bog Turtles

    Bog turtles in the pond

    Exploring the Elusive Bog Turtles (Glyptemys Muhlenbergii) Embark on a journey to discover the captivating Bog Turtles. Imagine a world where wetlands come alive with hidden wonders. Meet this pint-sized reptile adorned with a shell resembling polished mahogany—a gem in the wild. With curiosity piqued,…

  • Box Turtles

    Small box turtle crawling in the ground

    Box Turtles (Terrapene) are special turtles mainly found in the US, Asia and Mexico. They’re an important part of North America’s wildlife and have been known and loved for a long time. There are currently four recognized species of box turtles: Common box turtle, Coahuilan box…

  • Box Turtles & North American Box Turtles

    Box Turtles North American Box Turtles

    North American Box Turtles Common name: Box Turtle Scientific name: T. ornata, Terrapene carolina Distribution: Eastern & Central United States Size: 4-7” Life expectancy: > 40 years Box turtles are one of America’s favorite turtles. The box turtle is one of America’s most popular turtle pets. Common / Eastern Box…

  • Cooter Turtles

    River Cooters

    Getting to Know Cooter Turtles: A Beginner’s Guide Cooter turtles, scientifically known as Pseudemys, are popular among beginner turtle enthusiasts. These aquatic reptiles are native to North America and are commonly found in freshwater habitats such as ponds, lakes, and slow-moving rivers. Cooter turtles are…

  • Graptemys Conservation

    Pascagoula map turtle Graptemys Conservation Grover Brown

    Graptemys Conservation – Graptemys Barbouri, Graptemys Flavimaculata Graptemys Oculifera & Greaptemys Caglei We discuss in detail the life histories of four species from the Genus Graptemys. These species have gained special importance in the last decade due to their vulnerability and ecological significance. Graptemys Habitat Graptemys habitat is found…

  • Map Turtles

    Pascagoula map turtle Graptemys Conservation Grover Brown

    Map Turtles And Looking After Them Graptemys, more commonly known as map turtles, is a genus that encompasses a wide range of freshwater turtle species. With 14 recognized species in this genus, these turtles have earned their reputation for their striking physical attributes. Map turtles…

  • Mata Mata Turtle

    Mata Mata Turtle (Chelus fimbriata) White Background

    Mata Mata Turtle (Chelus fimbriata) The mata mata turtle has a special look with its big, triangle-shaped head. They come from South America and live differently than most turtles. Because they like to stay in one place and need a certain type of home, they’re…

  • Mud Turtles

    Black and Gray turtle crawling in the mud

    Marvelous Mud Turtles: Exploring the Life of Aquatic Wonders Diving into muddy waters, a small and enigmatic creature reigns supreme – the Mud Turtle. Hailing from wetland wonderlands, these diminutive turtles hold the key to a captivating world hidden beneath the surface. With their rugged…

  • Musk Turtles

    Turtle climbing on a log

    A Closer Look at Musk Turtles: Small Wonders of Aquatic Realms Beneath the gentle ripples of aquatic realms, a tiny wonder roams – the Musk Turtle. Musk Turtles are nature’s aquatic artisans with a shell that tells tales of ancient waters and a demeanor as…

  • Painted Turtles

    Painted turtle crawling in the ground

    Guide to Painted Turtles: Everything You Need to Know If you’re a beginner looking to learn more about these incredible creatures, you’ve come to the right place. Painted turtles, scientifically known as Chrysemys picta, are captivating reptiles found throughout North America. In this beginner’s guide,…

  • Pond Turtles

    Pond Turtles on a rock

    Meet the European Pond Turtle: A Guide to Its Characteristics and Behavior Discover the enchanting world of the European Pond Turtle – a charming reptile native to Europe. With its distinctive green-brown shell and captivating demeanor, this turtle species has fascinated nature enthusiasts for generations.…

  • Reeves Turtles

    Reeves Turtle floating in the river

    A Beginner’s Guide to Reeves Turtles: Everything You Need to Know Get ready for a turtle-tastic journey! Reeves Turtles are awesome creatures with stories to tell. Imagine a small turtle with a special shell and fun patterns. These turtles live in ponds and rivers, splashing…

  • Sea Turtles

    A Sea turtle swimming in the ocean

    All About Sea Turtles   Sea turtles, fascinating and charismatic creatures, have captivated the hearts of people for generations. With their distinctive appearance and vital role in marine ecosystems, these gentle giants deserve our attention and conservation efforts. In this article, we will delve into…

  • Sideneck Turtles

    Two Sideneck turtle beside the pond

    The sideneck turtles has a unique look with its side-tucked head, unlike other turtles. Many people love its constant “smiling” appearance. If you’re thinking of having one as a pet, they’re lovely but need some extra care. However, if you’re a committed beginner, they can…

  • Slider Turtles

    Red-Eared Slider crawling on blue colored cloth

    Slider Turtle Care: Navigating Food, Tank Size, and Compatibility Are you considering adding a slider turtle to your family? If so, you’re in luck! Slider turtles can make wonderful pets that bring joy and fun to their owners. Caring for these fascinating creatures does require…

  • Snake Neck Turtles

    Broad Shelled Ricer Turtle or Snake Neck Turtle

    Snake Neck Turtle Information The Eastern Snake-necked Turtle is an unusual-looking turtle. The turtle’s unusual appearance can be attributed to its long neck, which can reach almost 60% of the length of its shell. Eastern snake-necked Turtles are also called the common snake necked or eastern…

  • Snapping Turtles

    Large snapping turtle crawling on some rocks.

    Meet the Aggressive Yet Fascinating Creature! Prepare to encounter the captivating world of the snapping turtles – a creature that embodies both aggression and fascination. With its powerful jaws and tenacious nature, the snapping turtle has earned a reputation as one of the most formidable…

  • Softshell Turtles

    Crawling on the road

    Meet the Incredible Softshell Turtles: Habitat, Features, and Behavior Have you ever heard of a creature that’s like a ninja but lives underwater? Well, let me introduce you to the amazing Softshell Turtle! These fantastic reptiles may not wear black suits but can move swiftly…

  • Spotted Turtles

    Brown spotted turtle crawling on the grass

    Spotted Turtles The Spotted Turtles, scientifically termed Clemmys guttata, holds the distinction of being one of the tiniest semi-aquatic turtles favored by enthusiasts to keep as pets. Spanning from the Eastern and Midwestern stretches of the United States to the southern tips of Canada, these…

  • Terrapin Turtles

    Terrapin Turtle crawling in the sand

    Terrapin Turtles: The Ultimate Guide to This Remarkable Creature Terrapin turtles are fascinating creatures that live both on land and in water. They have a hard shell called a carapace, which protects them from predators. These cute little turtles can be found in various parts…

  • Wood Turtles

    Wood turtle on fallen tree in the river

    Wood Turtles Unveiled: Care Tips, Habitat, and More Have you ever heard of the majestic Wood Turtle? These intriguing creatures are a species of semi-aquatic turtles found in the United States and Canada. Wood Turtles are both fascinating and beautiful to observe in their natural…

Turtle Enclosures

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    How to Look after Ferrets

    Do you want to know how to look after a reptile? Ferrets are complicated creatures with complicated needs. This section…
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    Recognizing Turtle Health Emergencies

    Recognizing Turtle Health Emergencies & What To Do   Early warning signs of serious illness Medical technology has improved to…
    01/07/2020

    How To Look After A Dog

    Do you want to know how to look after a dog? Dogs? Who would not love them?  But along with…
    14/07/2020

    How To Look After A Mouse

    Do you want to know how to look after a pet Mouse? When many people think of getting a pet,…
    14/07/2020

    How To Look After A Bird

    Do you want to know how to look after a pet bird? Having a pet bird should be an enjoying…
    14/07/2020

    How To Look After Reptiles

    Do you want to know how to look after a reptile? Learning how to take care of reptiles is a…
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