What Is a Baby Tortoise Called?

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A baby tortoise is called a hatchling. Tortoises are land-dwelling reptiles and are shielded from their predators by their shells. The eggs undergo an incubation period of 60 to 120 days. A mature hatchling uses its egg tooth to break out of its shell.
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A Tortoise.
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There is no specific name for a baby tortoise. A lot of people called them hatchling
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1. Look at the tortoise's feet. If the tortoise has webbed feet, t is likely to be a water turtle that lives in water either all or most of the time. If it has claws in the place
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1. Find an enclosure. Tortoise tables are a. must. for tortoise hatchlings being kept indoors. They can't spend their first years in a lame, flimsy glass tank like other reptiles
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A baby Desert Tortoise is called a hatchling, or baby tortoise.
A baby tortoise is called a hatchling. A hatchling should be sheltered in a well-ventilated wooden or glass tank, called a vivarium.
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