Keeping a well-balanced diet for your turtle is essential. We recommend using a variety of items to feed your turtle. Most Ornate box turtles for sale prefer earthworms as a staple diet. Since they are omnivores they will need a variety of plant-based items. We recommend using commercial turtle pellets to ensure they are receiving the right amount of nutrition. This should be fed along with dark green vegetables or other non-toxic aquatic plants such as water lettuce or anacharis.
Ornate Box Turtles can also enjoy sliced vegetables like carrots or squashes. It is not uncommon for these types of turtles to enjoy shrimp, earthworm, or goldfish as treats. The diet should include a variety of fresh plant materials and protein sources. They can be messy eaters. Chlorine free water needs to be available for drinking at all times. Dehydration is a big concern and you might want to consider soaking your turtle for 10 to 15 minutes a day while they are young to ensure they are well hydrated. You turtle should be fed daily.
Turtle store offers the best tortoises and turtles for sale!
Here at the turtle store, we offer a wide variety of aquatic turtles for sale. Some of our most popular water turtles for sale include Slider turtles for sale, and mud turtles for sale. In addition to these freshwater turtles for sale, we also offer pond turtles for sale. Pond turtles include species like the 3 striped mud turtle, musk turtles, and rarer stuff like an Albino slider turtle, or a lemon lime red eared slider turtle for sale.
Captive bred real turtles for sale online
All of the baby turtles for sale and adult turtle for sale here at the turtle store are 100% captive bred. Our baby turtle for sale inventory includes some of the most colorful, hand-raised captive-bred turtles for sale you will ever find. Our on-site biologist works with our box turtles for sale as well as our water turtles daily and oversees care and breeding. Like all of our reptiles, our turtles both baby box turtle and water turtles come with a full health guarantee. The turtle store customer care team is available nearly round the clock via email to answer any questions you may have regarding the care of your new animal. If you’re also considering a tortoise for sale, check out our sister website, Tortoise Town, which focuses on baby tortoise for sale.