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CAPTIVE BRED BABE SPUR THIGH TORTOISE (MIRCOCHIPPED) 2016

Spur-thighed Tortoises are another commonly owned species within the and a very popular Mediterranean tortoise. They are very easy to keep. 

Spuur-thighed tortoises can be kept in a tortoise table with heating or vivarium and can be outside in summer months. Spur-thighed tortoises should be bathed in warm water once a week to keep them hydrated. 

For all our tortoises it is essential to add multi-vitamin supplements to their daily diet(Nutrobol/Calcium Powder). A good mixture of plants and vegetables such as cabbage, broccoli, dandelion, peas, chickweed etc. Visit our tortoise diet page to find out more info.

All tortoises require ultra violet lighting for 14 hours per day to stimulate appetite, activity and vitamin D3 synthesis which promotes long health. 

Spur-thighed tortoises can hibernate, unless they shown signs of illness.

Check out one of our Spur-thighed tortoise books for more info. 

We can provide you with everything you need to care for your tortoise. 

A care sheet will be included when purchasing a tortoise with all the information you need to care for it. Including: Diet, water, heating and lighting, housing, Temp/Humidity etc.



ORIGIN:       SOUTHERN EUROPE
ENVIRONMENT: TEMPERATE
AMBIENT TEMP
DAY: 78F + HOTSPOT
NIGHT: 65F
UV REQUIREMENT: HIGH
HUMIDITY: LOW
ADULT SIZE: 28CM
FOOD: HERBIVORE

All of our tortoises which are classified as an endangered species have to be mircochipped. This means every tortoise requires an article 10 certificate which we provide and it must stay with the tortoise for its life.

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