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by Stephen Bolt
10 Nov 2019, 10:52
Forum: Mediterranean Species
Topic: horsfield behaviour
Replies: 6
Views: 1968

Re: horsfield behaviour

Thank your your detailed thoughts I have now ordered a 4x2 table with a ramp to two levels from the "happy tortoise habitat" site - they seem to be the best ready built ones I can find - will turn everything off at night as house more than warm enough. I think the vet was referring only to not outsi...
by Stephen Bolt
05 Nov 2019, 15:18
Forum: Mediterranean Species
Topic: horsfield behaviour
Replies: 6
Views: 1968

Re: horsfield behaviour

Thanks to all for responses. Viv vs table: many sites seem to suggest vivariums are better than tables unless you have a very hot reptile room as you can get a stabler temperature - mine was really only designed with small (82g) Horsfield in mind - with UV in the day time and thermostat so I get 20 ...
by Stephen Bolt
04 Nov 2019, 15:37
Forum: Mediterranean Species
Topic: horsfield behaviour
Replies: 6
Views: 1968

horsfield behaviour

I have a Horsfield tortoise two and a half years old - eating and growing well. I have noticed he/she is over the last few weeks much more restless and active than normal - I am looking to give him/her new accommodation as now outgrowing current indoor vivarium but have two questions. Is there any w...