Box Turtle and Tortoise Discussion :: had a question about tortoises

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Post Posted: Thu Mar 29, 2007 3:10 pm   had a question about tortoises

my question is like how different is it raising a tortoise then turtle? i was thinking about getting a Russian Tortoise.
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Post Posted: Thu Mar 29, 2007 4:59 pm   

Their diet is very specific and they can have different illnesses. Go to Austin's Turtle Page www.austinsturtlepage.com and look for a care sheet. It's good, reliable info. All I can tell you is research the hell out of it before buying.
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Post Posted: Thu Mar 29, 2007 5:04 pm   

i know i will. im not buying it anytime soon just been thinking about.
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