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Pete's Mom
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When do RES turtles mature? I have 1 RES, male, not very old, named Pete.
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Do you mean sexually mature??

If so i think its about 3-4 years for males and 6+ for females, but size can also play a factor.
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No, I meant, when can u start feeding them adult food? Because I have seen Reptomin adult, AND Reptomin baby! But thanks a lot for the help!
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Techically its not considered adult food, babies can eat whatever you feed adults. Ive been feeding my res reptomin adult since the day i got them.
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Captive turtle mature faster than wild ones, and particularly for males size is the main factor (around 4 inches).
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To add on to marizas post, she recommened to me rep-cal and thats the calcium i use. Seems to work good. My turtles wont touch cuttlebone.
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