a second nose!?

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reptileman
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My RES has a little \"toothlike\" thing below ite nose! Does anybody else with a RES have a \"tooth\" sticking out between its nose and upper lip? ???
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no i dont i just have 3 lazy RES but if you want i can ask around and get info for you
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I have never seen this, but it sounds like you have very very young babies and that is the egg tooth. This will fall off eventually. They use it to get out of the shell when they hatch.
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how big are your turtles? or how old?
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Like shelngav said, its a very small and very young one. its shell length is roughly 1 inch.
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It\'s shell tooth came off today! :D
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