VIDEO 2 of my turtles. 30 min. fast forward video.
VIDEO Short video of my small red-eared slider eating turkey meat.
Basics About Box Turtle Care Learn the basics of box turtle care. There are two species of box turtles, with 6 subspecies of North American Box Turtle. This species are the Florida Box Turtle, Desert Box Turtle, Gulf Coast Box Turtle, Eastern Box Turtle, Three-toed Box Turtle, and Ornate Box … Continue reading
At first glance the turtle anatomy may appear to be simple, however, underneath of its shell turtle can be fairly complex. Head: foremost part of a tortoise which is attached to the trunk Neck: part of a tortoise between the head and the body Nuchal shell: hard plate that … Continue reading
Eastern Box Turtle Information Eastern box turtles are highly variable in shell shape, coloration, and pattern. Based on these differences, four subspecies of eastern box turtles have been designated. The most widespread subspecies is simply known as the eastern box turtle (T. carolina carolina). This turtle ranges along the entire … Continue reading
Red Ear Slider Turtle Information This species gets its name from the red stripe behind its eye, and its habit of sliding off rocks or logs into the water when it is startled. Red eared slider or red ear slider is semi aquatic turtle that resides in areas with fresh, … Continue reading
Some basic info about turtles. Quiet, calm, and slow-moving animals. Turtles are reptiles belonging to the order of Testudines. Together with lizards, tuatara, snakes and crocodilians, they form the class of reptiles. Turtle body is shielded by a special bony shield developed from their ribs. Turtle can not walk out … Continue reading