Search found 5 matches

by ginny_sara
Sun Nov 17, 2002 10:14 pm
Forum: Turtle First Aid
Topic: help! my box turtle won\'t eat!
Replies: 2
Views: 814

help! my box turtle won\'t eat!

i\'m feeding him iguana food and in the way the pet store told me to feet it to him. i\'ve had him for about a week and he refuses to eat. i\'ve tried lettuce and bananas, but all he consumes is water. do you think he\'s sick?: he \"itches\" his eyes and every now and then when he closes t...
by ginny_sara
Sat Nov 09, 2002 3:08 pm
Forum: General Turtle Chat
Topic: Lighting
Replies: 0
Views: 499

Lighting

Hullo, I would like to get a 3-toed box turtle, but I\'m confused about the lighting and stuff. I think I\'m just going to get a red \"nightlight\" for constant heating and a UVB light for day use. Is that a good idea? Another thing, people say box turtles are hard to keep. Why is that? Wh...
by ginny_sara
Thu Oct 24, 2002 6:12 pm
Forum: General Turtle Chat
Topic: 3-Toed Box Turtle Stuff
Replies: 2
Views: 945

Re: 3-Toed Box Turtle Stuff

thanks! :)
by ginny_sara
Wed Oct 23, 2002 11:45 pm
Forum: General Turtle Chat
Topic: My Turtle
Replies: 11
Views: 2205

Re: My Turtle

purdy turtle! s/he\'s smiling! :)
by ginny_sara
Wed Oct 23, 2002 9:39 pm
Forum: General Turtle Chat
Topic: 3-Toed Box Turtle Stuff
Replies: 2
Views: 945

3-Toed Box Turtle Stuff

Hullo, I am thinking of purchasing a three-toed box turtle from a local pet store. I have been researching them with some library books, but I still have a few questions. 1.) The UVB light-it\'s required for turtles right? I read in one of my books about a night/day cycle for turtles. After the 12 h...