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#1 Beermat89

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Posted 24 December 2012 - 05:45 PM

Hi every1,my three adults torts have lost average 10-20 grammes in 7-8 weeks,is this ok as im worrying as they are fast asleep.
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Posted 26 December 2012 - 08:00 AM

morning matt most use the guide as long as they havent lost more than 10% of their body weight they should be fine :)
is every thing else ok fridge temps, torts not urinated etc ;)

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Posted 27 December 2012 - 10:53 PM

Hi karen and ozric,thanks for the replies :)thats brill,they havnt lost no where near 10% of there body weight then :)yes alls fine with temps,averaging between 5-6c and not going above 7 which is good.no urinates or poo's either so hopefully,fingers crossed with see them in spring :).thanks again for the replies guys,hope you had a great xmas and that your torts are safe and well :)
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