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do musk turtles need uv light or basking light?


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Posted by vidusa on May 07, 2003 at 17:09:46:

In Reply to: do musk turtles need uv light or basking light? posted by rudedogsurfrat on May 04, 2003 at 22:35:52:

I find them in nature basking quite frequently, sometimes 6 feet up on some limb above the water. As pets, I found that they liked to bask. Stinkpots and eastern muds do bask in nature, and like most turtles (and humans) UV light to some extent is essential for good health.


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