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CAPTIVE BRED BABY HORSEFIELD TORTOISE (2016)


Horsefield Tortoises are very easy to care for and a popular bred of tortoise because of there small size and hardy nature. They can withstand the cold more than any other species of tortoise. 


Horsefield tortoises can be kept in a tortoise table with heating or vivarium and can be outside in summer months. Horsefield 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. 

Horsefield tortoises can hibernate, unless they shown signs of illness. 

Check out one of our Horsefield 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:       CENTRAL ASIA
ENVIRONMENT: DESERT
AMBIENT TEMP
DAY: 80F + HOTSPOT
NIGHT: 65F
UV REQUIREMENT: HIGH
HUMIDITY: LOW
ADULT SIZE: 25CM
FOOD: HERBIVORE

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£99.00

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