TURTLE thread! post pics,tell stories, and more!

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by brahmakid11, Sep 25, 2012.

  1. brahmakid11

    brahmakid11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello this is a thread where you can post pics of your turtles. I have a baby yellow-bellied slider in a ten gallon tank with 1 paridise gourami, 4 goldfish, 6 minnows and 1 craw fish. I will try to get pics later on.

    post away!
     
  2. blueeyeddemon

    blueeyeddemon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Get some pics up!
     
  3. brahmakid11

    brahmakid11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay
     
  4. Pinky

    Pinky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My very first turtle was a yellow bellied slider. Awesome turtles, very friendly. I currently have 4 turtles in their own ponds.
     
  5. BrendaJ

    BrendaJ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is my Russian Tortoise. We have had him now for about 10 yrs. We found him walking down the road & he almost got hit by a car before we could save him. I tried to find his previous owner. He gets to live outside 3 months out of the year.
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  6. little farmer

    little farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    This is Sox, he's a baby snapping turtle. We found him on a jobsite and if my brother hadn't have rescued him then he would have been squashed.
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  7. Peaches Lee

    Peaches Lee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What a cute thread! While I don't personally own any turtles, we do during egg laying season have a couple snapping turtles pass through our farm on their way to sandy soil and back home again to the swamps. We even had one stay in our barn for about 5 days because it was so hot and she seemed very weak and dehydrated, so, we put her in a litter pan, filled it with water and rocks so she could get out again. She revived herself and made it back home. [​IMG]
     
  8. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We have a turtle we acquired from a previous neighbor who got him from a jogging path.
    The turtle was almost smooshed by a bicycle.

    He's about 3 years old, and we call him Muddy Waters.



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  9. little farmer

    little farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aw cute!! His shell is really interesting.
     
  10. LissyB

    LissyB Chillin' With My Peeps

    Cool turtles! We put 2 red-eared sliders in our pond this summer. My friend didn't want them anymore... I was wondering if we should get them out now because of the cold weather, or will they be ok? The pond is only 2-3 feet deep and already has a thin layer of ice!
     

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