Jump to content


Tortoise Trust Articles On Breeding

  • This topic is locked This topic is locked
No replies to this topic

#1 Kelly


    Advanced Tortoise Member

  • Member
  • PipPipPip
  • 961 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Leicestershire
  • Interests:Walking, circuit training, reading, volunteering with The Leicester and Rutland Wildlife Trust and looking after my menagerie of 3 cats, a leopard gecko, a 23 year old corn snake, Maddie the Staffordshire Bull Terrier, my 5 year old Hermann tortoise, Norman and my 2 year old, Hazel. :)

Posted 02 December 2012 - 04:37 PM

Here are some links to Tortoise Trust articles covering captive breeding:

Nest Sites for Terrestrial and Semi-Terrestrial Chelonia

Rearing Healthy Hatchlings

An easy and effective method of accommodation for hatchling tortoises

An incubator with variable daily cycle

Kinixys erosa (Schweigger 1812) - A Captive breeding experience.

Egg FAQ - Common questions about eggs and incubation

An effective method of artificial incubation for mediterranean tortoise eggs.

Artificial incubation techniques in relation to Testudo graeca & T. hermanni with notes on embryonic
anoxia as a possible factor in hatchling mortality in captive breeding programs.

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users