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I Think My Tortoise Ate A Slug!


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#1 Katie-toby

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Posted 25 September 2015 - 10:56 AM

Should I be worried? He had been outside for the day and when I went to check on him he had like a black substance around his mouth and something black and mushy on his nail? And there was a dead slug near by!😐

#2 mildredsmam

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Posted 25 September 2015 - 02:41 PM

Hi Katie,

He'll be fine they do eat them every now and then. :)



#3 pompeypoole

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Posted 26 September 2015 - 04:00 PM

I saw one of my adult females eat a worm the other day. She saw it out of the corner of her eye and before I knew it she was over to it and it was eaten. Never seen her move so fast. It was gone in a flash. Never seen this before.




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