I agree. I'll probably end up trying to get a red tank to see if I can bring out some of the color in my turtles shell. If I happen to get a color that might be too light I'll line the bottom with some smooth flat stones in a better hue.
: :Just my opinion but I think they feel more secure in a black tank. Tractor Supply Co. has a tub (6'x5'x2') for $150.Whether :or not it's big enough...I guess you'll find out if he's always trying to escape or not. Steve :