How long do aquarium turtles live?

Answer Turtles most commonly kept as pets, such as the red-eared slider, Florida cooter, painted turtle or map turtle, can have a lifespan of over 20 years if they are properly cared for.Source:Reptiles: ... Read More »

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How long do slider turtles live?

The common slider, Trachemys scripta, has two subspecies commonly found as pets. These are the red-eared slider and the yellow-bellied slider. When well cared for these turtles can live 30 to 50 ye... Read More »

How long do sea turtles usually live?

Scientists are not sure how long sea turtles can live. Sea turtles grow slowly and take from 15 to 50 years to reach reproductive maturity. According to the Caribbean Conservation Corporation, scie... Read More »

How long do baby box turtles live?

Many baby turtles do not live beyond their first year of life. In the wild, predators and environmental factors may be to blame. In captivity, the mortality rate is high due to improper care. If th... Read More »

How long do green turtles live?

The green turtle, or green sea turtle, is a large aquatic turtle native to tropical coastal waters throughout the world. The lifespan of an individual green turtle can vary, though they can general... Read More »