Welcome to Pet Tortoise

Reptile Shop Online - [here]
Selection of reptile products to order online and get deliverd to your door, powered by Amazon.

About us - [here]
What is the aim of Pet Tortoise ? Why captive breed tortoises ?

Classified Ads- Wanted and For Sale - [here]
Looking for a tortoise or looking for a home for your tortoise, this is the place.

Credits - [here]
To those who have given their time, effort and inspiration ... Thank You.

Tortoise Care Sheet - [here]
A good starting point when considering keeping a tortoise for the first time, Housing, Feeding, Heating ...

Mediterranean Tortoise Species - [here]
Some various species widely kept in captivity.

Your Tortoise Gallery - [here] 
Photos of your cherished tortoise's, Its really good to see more wonderful snaps keep them coming ...


Tortoise Diary
- [here]  
Is your tortoise ready for hibernation ???
Keep track of your tortoise(s) health and condition with the help of the 'Tortoise Diary' there's no excuse now.

Image Gallery - [here] 
A selection of tortoise photographs on various species.

Frequently Asked Questions - [here]
Is there a wrong time to buy a tortoise? Inside v's Outside care? Housing tortoises together? Do I need a License ?

Dietary Requirements - [here]
An introduction to feeding a correct tortoise diet.

Hatchling Growth Rate - [here]
A snapshot of our compiled data showing the varying sizes within sibling tortoises.

Climate of Mediterranean Tortoises - [here]
Weather conditions of their native countries, Interactive graphs, Temperatures, Humidity, Rainfall, Sunlight.

La tortuga mediterránea - (Testudo hermanni hermanni) - [here]
Searching for the Herman's tortoise - on the Balearic Island of Menorca

Photo Gallery, extracts from 1996 -  [here] 
You can find a few extracts from one of our photo albums, images of tortoises, chameleons, geckos, snakes...

Trip around Australia, extracts from 2002 -  [here] 
You can find some photos from our trips around Australia
Steve Irwin's Zoo, Brisbane forest park, Lamington National park, Uluru-kata Tjuta National Park, Daintree Rainforest National Park, Fraser Island...

The Rarest Tortoise -  [here]
A small account of "lonesome George"
- Geochelone elephantopus abingdoni

The Kleinmanni Project -  [here]
Accounts and observation with - Testudo kleinmanni

Tortoises For Sale - [here]
The classifieds section, Placing breeders in touch with new potential owners - finding a Tortoise or selling your offspring and cherished pets just got easier. In the interest of everyone, All our classifieds are approved before going live, this way we aim to gather only genuine adverts and in keeping with the standard you come to expect from pettortoise. Wanted ads are also accepted to help you find that tortoise.

Puzzled Tortoise - [here]
Bored ? Some fun stuff for the kids, and the big kids in the office!!!

Import Tortoise - [here]
Raised concerns regarding the health of some particular imports.

Links [here]
If you like our site please link to us, and tell your friends.

Search Pet Tortoise -  [here]
Looking for something? Then why not 'Ask Terry' ...


Please take a look around and enjoy your stay.

Notice Board: 

Offspring available to caring homes, please go here
To see some pictures please visit the
Tortoise Gallery


The Tortoise Diary - v1.8
Keep track of your tortoise(s)! - [here]

  • Help Diagnose Health and Condition
  • Security, Add Microchip and Photo ID
  • Gauge Hibernation Readiness
  • Generate Webpages for each Tortoise
  • Now for Unlimited Tortoises!
  • more ...

  Taking notes, a must for all tortoise keepers....

   ADDED - [here]  - Online Reptile Shop by powered by Amazon

   ADDED - [here]  - La tortuga mediterránea, Searching for the Herman's tortoise

    ADDED - [here]  - Kleinmanni Project, Accounts and Observations.

    ADDED - [here]  - Credits, To those who have helped... thank you.

UPDATED - [here]  - Tortoise Keepers Gallery, Pictures of your tortoises.

    ADDED - [here]  - Tortoise Puzzle, Bored ? Time for some fun.

    ADDED - [here]  - Weather Conditions, Temperatures, Humidity, Rainfall ...   

UPDATED - [here]  - Tortoise Diet, balanced feeding

UPDATED - [here]  - Hatchling Growth Rate, over a 4 year period

    ADDED - [here]  - The Pet Tortoise House, do you require a set-up?

    ADDED - [here]  - Tortoise Photo Gallery

    ADDED - [here] 
- Frequently Asked Questions... its a start!

    ADDED - [here]  - Story of "lonesome George" - G.elephantopus abingdoni

We are continually working on the site (time permitting).
All documentation either on site or awaiting publication is subject to work in progress, so please book mark us and keep visiting.


The original Pet Tortoise Since 2002 - Over 10 years and 3.1 Million views!! Thank you.


Captive bred Mediterranean tortoises for sale, care, and advice from experienced breeders
~ Hermans, Marginated, Greek Spur-thighed, Horsefields ~

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