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three toe juvenile


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Posted by JFeul on April 24, 2003 at 23:22:33:

In Reply to: three toe juvenile posted by erinszoo on April 24, 2003 at 22:46:56:

Baby boxies are usually a bit shy when in a "new" environment. While it may seem pretty benign to us, new smells and sounds can scare the hell out of such a simple creature.

The best indication of juvenile box turtle health is the attraction to a varied diet, including greens, fruits, and vegetables and not just thing that squirm. Since yours is eating okay, give it a chance to get more active as time passes. My newest baby took two weeks to get really into it, and now he's very curious and fun.




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