Caring For Turtles

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Turtle Guide Book Coupon Promo Code

July 18, 2011

The full turtle guide book contains 85 pages of tips, advice and information to help you become a turtle owner and learn how to save money on your pet at the same time. If you’re looking to buy the ebook, but wanted a coupon, here it is. Click 5OFFVIP and enter coupon code to get […]

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How Much To Feed Pet Turtles| How Many Turtle Feeding Times Per Day

June 9, 2011

Young freshwater turtles will need feeding one or two times daily whereas adult turtles only need to be fed every other day. Whenever you feed a turtle you should only give it half the amount of food it can eat in one meal. To establish how much this is you can let your turtle go […]

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Dietary Food Supplements for Pet Turtles| Calcium

June 9, 2011

Calcium is also very important for maintaining a healthy shell – especially when your turtle is still growing. There are various ways you can add calcium to your turtles diet: 1) Cuttlefish A common treat for pet birds such as budgerigars, cuttlefish can also be fed to turtles to increase their calcium intake. Simply break […]

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What To Feed Pet Turtles to Keep Turtle Healthy

June 9, 2011

Just like humans, a turtle will always like certain foods more than others. However, the food it likes the most will not necessarily be the food that is best for it. A turtle needs a varied, nutritious diet to live a healthy life. Your first step is to establish whether your turtle eats meat, vegetation, […]

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Pet Turtle Behaviors Tell You About Turtles Health

June 5, 2011

Your pet turtle can’t talk. You knew that. 😉 However, a pet turtle’s behavior can give clues about it’s health and well being. So watch out for interesting or new behaviors – your pet turtle could be trying to tell you something! Here are some of the common activities or behaviors to watch for: Turtle […]

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Don’t Buy Endangered or Otherwise Illegal Turtles

June 2, 2011

Caring for turtles starts with buying them from the right source.  That means no endangered or otherwise illegal turtles!  You’ll probably get caught, like the custom seizure detailed below.  And, you may have to pay a fine that could be expensive.  Plus it’s just plain bad karma. Thai customs found over 450 turtles hidden in […]

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Caring for Aquarium Turtle Tips

May 31, 2011

Caring for aquarium turtles can be tough. Here’s 5 tips to help out: Clean water is a must! Probably THE single most important aspect of turtle care is clean water. Never let the water become too dirty as your turtle spends a lot of time in it and can easily become ill from poor quality […]

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How to Keep Turtle Aquarium Clean and Algae Free

May 28, 2011

Help! My turtle aquarium get algae way too fast and needs to be cleaned. How do I keep my turtle aq2uarium algae free? The aquarium currently has a filter, but the algae build-up causes it to get clogged. The only current way to really keep the tank clean is to periodically remove the turtle, dismantle […]

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Pet Turtle Emergency Aid Accidents

May 28, 2011

My turtle had a little accident today, in his eagerness to get to the food I was placing in his tank he fell off the rock he uses to bask in the light. Don’t worry he is ok, but it got me thinking, if he had cracked his shell would I have known what to […]

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