Plants That Are Poisonous for a Russian Tortoise?

Answer Most Russian tortoises (Agrionemys horsfieldii) found in pet stores for retail are from Uzbekistan, where it hibernates from October through March. From March until June the tortoise mates and fora... Read More »

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How big will a russian tortoise get?

The Russian tortoise (Agrionemys horsfieldii)--also known as the Russian box turtle, four-toed tortoise or Afghanistan tortoise--is a small tortoise species. Females generally grow larger than mal... Read More »

How much do you feed a russian tortoise?

On One Hand: Grazing PetsOne option for keeping Russian tortoises is to house them in a portable pen outside, and allow them to graze on the grass as they want. They're getting more exercise in a p... Read More »

How much does a Russian tortoise cost?

The price of a Russian tortoise depends on the age and gender of the tortoise. As of 2010, an adult male cost around $100, while a female cost about $150. Baby Russian tortoises generally cost betw... Read More »

How to Bathe a Russian Tortoise?

Here's how to bathe/soak a Russian tortoise!!