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#1 kimmie1985

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 06:55 AM

hi, i have these 2 different weeds growing in my garden. to the right i believe are dandelion leaves? and to the left are light round leaves (no idea what they are!) are these torti friendly? thanks for any help in advance!

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#2 kimmie1985

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 06:57 AM

that was meant to say little round leaves*!

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 07:15 AM

right i get you the larger leaf one is dandelion and the smaller one is clover both ok to feed in moderation :)

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 07:17 AM

flowers can be eaten aswell as the leaf :)

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 08:16 AM

ok thank you! im feeding him in morn n hes eating lots, once hes done should i remove leftovers and feed him te next morn or again later that day? (im home mostly all day as im a childminder!) thanks x

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 08:26 AM

just once on a morning will do :)
its also a good idea to weigh your tortoise and keep some sort of record of it,you want your tortoise to grow slow so aim for 2/3g a month weight gain any more your over feeding :)

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Posted 02 August 2012 - 05:22 PM

great thank you :)

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 08:30 PM

aw this is so cute! i read theis and then pictures weighing my soon to be pet on my kitchen scales :O)




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