FEEDING TORTOISES. A wild Gopherus polyphemus (Florida gopher tortoise)
browses upon leaves and flowers in its natural habitat: providing adequate diets
There is immense confusion and misinformation about what to feed tortoises. I
have seen many websites and pet stores disseminating completely wrong advice
If you feed your tortoises too much of the foods that should be fed in relatively
small amounts or occasionally, you risk causing health problems, ranging from ...
The ABCs of Feeding Your Turtles and Tortoises. While there are many variations
on how to feed turtles and tortoises depending on the age and species, there ...
One of the most important aspects of tortoise care is proper diet; therefore, please
follow ... Do not feed tortoises frozen vegetables or sodium-rich foods including ...
Turtles will also eat canned or pelleted turtle food like HBH Turtle Bites Aquatic
Turtle Food or Zilla Land Turtle & Tortoise Food and frozen/freeze-dried fish food.
However this is the real world and not all tortoise keepers have access to "ideal"
food. So, I have this section as a starting point for a varied diet. The following ...
The diet of turtles and tortoises should be varied. When feeding commercially
available prepared foods, they should be supplemented with fresh fruits and ...
To keep your tortoise healthy, you need to feed it good tortoise food. You
probably have most of it in your yard or in your kitchen.
Water. Fresh water must always be available for your tortoise. There are beliefs
that tortoises receive their water content from their food, this is not so, they ...