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Looking for turtle (no idea where to post this sorry :( )

PostPosted: Fri Sep 19, 2008 4:29 pm
by MTski
Hi all

I'm looking for a baby Yellow Bellied Slider in Mass but ive had no luck....all the adoption places around here i cant find or have no animals
Any suggestions?
Thank You

PostPosted: Fri Sep 19, 2008 6:51 pm
by Linus
You might want to buy from a breeder.

I live in Cali and I bought my turts from Florida.

http://market.kingsnake.com/index.php?cat=39

PostPosted: Fri Sep 19, 2008 7:09 pm
by MTski
How was the shipping for the turtles? Did they arrive quickly and okay? thats the only thing im worried about with out of state buying

PostPosted: Fri Sep 19, 2008 8:02 pm
by MTski
what size were the turtles you got?

PostPosted: Fri Sep 19, 2008 11:18 pm
by Sk8gal
Please try to adopt one

There are so many sweet, homeless turtles out there, please give them a chance...
:D

PostPosted: Sat Sep 20, 2008 10:48 am
by TheComputerGremlin
If you are worried about shipping a turtle (which I would be myself), look into local breeders or smaller pet stores that can order one for you. As for "baby", I doubt you'll find many of those since it's illegal to sell turtles under 4". But a 4" turtle is so much better than a baby, babies are often sick and die easily. 4" turtles are about a year old and are much more resistant.

There are also three reptile shows coming up here soon. Manchester, NH; Melville, NY; White Plains, NY. Those shouldn't be too far from you.
http://reptileexpo.com/

PostPosted: Sat Sep 20, 2008 11:31 am
by MTski
Thanks a ton! :)