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age of tortoise

Discussion in 'Turtles and Tortoises' started by roscopikotrain, May 29, 2010.


  1. roscopikotrain

    roscopikotrain PetForums Newbie

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    I bought a horsefeild tortoise last week and after doning some research i think he could be older than i thought .he is 4 inches long and and the pet shop says he was 6 months old looks like he i more like 5 years old anyone know where i can get some more proof of this please!!:confused:
     
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    tortoiselady PetForums Member

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    hi my 5 year old tortoises are 4-5 inches sounds like the pet shop is wrong can you put a pic up so i can see him :)
     
  3. roscopikotrain

    roscopikotrain PetForums Newbie

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    yeah the pet shop owner didnt have a clue! he didnt know what sex it was and he got his habitat all wrong i had to do some research and change it all.
    heres oscar
     

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    tortoiselady PetForums Member

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    if you take a pic the under neath i can tell you sex of your tortoise :)
     
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