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A Guide to Australian Turtles in Captivity - Book Review

Saturday, November 10, 2012

Australian Freshwater Turtles are quite unique when you compare them to other turtles throughout the world and their husbandry is equally so.  For decades the available husbandry guides were specifically aimed at North American or European species of turtles and tortoises which have very different husbandry requirements to ours.  For too long people needing accurate information on the keeping and breeding of Australia’s freshwater turtles had to rely on incomplete or out-dated references or trial and error, often to the detriment of the turtle.  Finally, we have a comprehensive guide to the specific care of Australian species and it has been a long time coming. Read More...


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