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by tots1
05 May 2019, 08:13
Forum: Mediterranean Species
Topic: Very sleepy Hermanns
Replies: 10
Views: 1288

Re: Very sleepy Hermanns

Thank you
by tots1
04 May 2019, 21:51
Forum: Mediterranean Species
Topic: Very sleepy Hermanns
Replies: 10
Views: 1288

Re: Very sleepy Hermanns

Hi, my mistake, I was looking at the wrong box, it is a mercury vapour D3 basking lamp, 160 watts uva and uvb and infra red heat by arcadia.
by tots1
04 May 2019, 20:31
Forum: Mediterranean Species
Topic: Very sleepy Hermanns
Replies: 10
Views: 1288

Re: Very sleepy Hermanns

Temp at floor level is approx. 30 and top of shell height is 31.4 approx. He has had his bath and is a nice clean boy and has done is business on the carpet! He is quite lively at the moment. I will have a look at ceramic lighting tomorrow and if the weather is warm enough a trip to the garden, a tr...
by tots1
04 May 2019, 19:32
Forum: Mediterranean Species
Topic: Very sleepy Hermanns
Replies: 10
Views: 1288

Re: Very sleepy Hermanns

Hi, my lighting consists of a 45watt uv heat lamp, temp 30-32 deg during day time and an ir lamp for night, putting out 22-24 deg. He was in a filthy vivarium when he arrived which could suggest possible parasite problems, also I have a boston fern in the run area which he doesn't really touch and s...
by tots1
04 May 2019, 08:54
Forum: Mediterranean Species
Topic: Very sleepy Hermanns
Replies: 10
Views: 1288

Very sleepy Hermanns

Hi everyone, I am new to this website and am in need of some guidance please. I rehomed a 7 yr old Hermanns tortoise approx. 2 months ago. He was in a bit of a state, so we have fed him properly, made a massive indoor table and bathed him regularly as he was filthy. He became energetic and whizzed a...