Where Do Tortoises Live?

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Tortoises are found in almost all regions on earth except for the Polar Regions and Tundra climates. Tortoises are shielded from predators by a hard external shell and have both an endoskeleton and an exoskeleton.
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1. Create a habitat for your tortoise inside your home. When choosing a cage, ensure it has as much floor space as possible. The more room, the better. Also, use logs and rocks to
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They live in desert reigons.
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Today, Esmeralda is thought to be the oldest living Giant Tortoise at 170 years old, Esmeralda is an Aldabra Giant Tortoise.
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The giant tortoise lives the longest, about 177 years in captivity
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Unlike the turtle, the tortoise enjoys living in dry and sandy places. They make homes by burrowing in the ground. These burrows can consist of many tunnels and can be 10-50 feet long. You can find more information here: http://pelotes. jea. com/AnimalFact/Reptile/gopher_tortoise_. htm
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