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#1 Jotci

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Posted 08 July 2015 - 10:14 PM

Hi, I have a new tortoise, my friend found on a kids footy pitch 8 years ago, she kept her in a guinea pig cage! I now have her and think she's a Hermans, as I have been told anyway! She has an indoor table and outdoor area but I just want to see if she is indact a Hermans!!!

#2 Jotci

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Posted 08 July 2015 - 10:14 PM

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Posted 08 July 2015 - 10:16 PM

Done

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Posted 09 July 2015 - 07:48 AM

No, it looks like a graeca but I can't see the big images to be sure of subspecies :(

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Posted 09 July 2015 - 12:50 PM

I couldn't open the pictures this morning, you might be best uploading them with some thing like photo bucket. :)



#6 Jotci

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Posted 09 July 2015 - 03:18 PM

How do I do that lol

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Posted 09 July 2015 - 03:34 PM

Has this worked?

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Posted 09 July 2015 - 04:36 PM

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Posted 09 July 2015 - 06:14 PM

Yes that's worked, can you post one of it's underside as well  :)



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Posted 09 July 2015 - 06:31 PM

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Posted 09 July 2015 - 08:05 PM

I'm no graeca expert but it looks like a graeca ibera. It's got some weird growth, probably from incorrect husbandry and looks rather undersized for its age. Has it had Uvb lighting and correct diet?

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Posted 09 July 2015 - 08:07 PM

Do you have a pic taken from the side showing the spine shape?

#13 Jotci

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Posted 10 July 2015 - 10:52 AM

Side

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Posted 10 July 2015 - 10:56 AM

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Posted 10 July 2015 - 12:33 PM

Make sure it has access to lots of calcium and has a humid hide overnight to prevent the pyramids from getting worse. It's very small for its age and could do with some tlc ;) you will get lots of good advice here.

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Posted 12 July 2015 - 11:07 PM

Thankyou




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