How long does the leatherback sea turtle live?

Answer Leatherback sea turtles may live up to 40 years. They become sexually mature at 10 years and begin laying eggs. Leatherback turtle fossils have been found that dated to the Cretacious Period when T... Read More »

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Does a leatherback sea turtle live in a group?

Although leatherback sea turtles are not territorial, they spend most of their lives alone and do not usually live in groups. However, leatherback sea turtles will occasionally group together at a ... Read More »

How long is the life of a pet turtle?

The lifespan of a pet turtle varies by species and by the quality of care the turtle receives. A well-cared-for turtle that receives the proper diet and housing should live for several decades for ... Read More »

How long can a turtle survive without food?

Turtles can survive anywhere from a week to a few weeks without food, depending on how much they ate the last time. However, if your turtle is not eating after two weeks and it is not a baby, a fem... Read More »