If you rely solely on the weather to trigger your tortoise’s alarm call and they oversleep, your tortoise is already at a disadvantage.
Bioactive Terrarium: Getting Started and Choosing a Cleanup Crew
Here are some tips on setting up a bioactive terrarium for your reptile or amphibian — plus how to choose the appropriate cleanup crew for your new setup.
Eastern Box Turtle Care: How to Keep Your Turtle Happy and Healthy
These special turtles love moist environments, so make sure their enclosed habitat holds moisture well. Read this quick guide to Eastern Box Turtle care.
How to Care for Painted Turtles
Depending on the quality of their lifetime care, these turtles can live into their 20s or 30s. Here’s a quick guide to how to care for Painted Turtles.
2 Turtle Breeds for Beginners
While these turtle species might look small, their personalities are anything but.
How to Care for Aquatic Turtles (Such as Red-Eared Sliders)
Are you ready for a years-long commitment? Here’s how to care for aquatic turtles — including instructions for creating the perfect turtle habitat.
How to Tell If a Turtle Is Male or Female
It can be difficult to determine a turtle’s gender, more so than for other animals, but there are a few ways to find out if your turtle is a he or a she.