What Should I Put in the Tank for My Turtle?

Answer Caring for a turtle can be hard work and expensive. Turtle tanks require all manner of equipment to keep these fascinating pets happy and healthy. Ensuring your turtle has the right size tank, pr... Read More »

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What Type of Water Should I Use in the Tank of My Red Eared Slider Turtle?

Red-eared sliders are a type of semi-aquatic North American turtle. These animals have a distinctive red mark and a tendency to quickly slide off logs and rocks when startled, which gives them thei... Read More »

How often should you clean your turtle tank?

Most turtle tanks need cleaning every week, but it can vary based on factors such as the size of the turtle relative to the tank, feeding habits, quality of the filtration system and water temperat... Read More »

What kind of tank does a water turtle need?

Most turtles require at minimum a 20-gallon tank with a heating lamp and filtration system. There needs to be enough room for water as deep as the turtle is wide, so the turtle can flip freely. The... Read More »

How to Set Up a Turtle Tank?

A turtle tank is fairly easy to set up, but every species of turtle is different. This article will teach you to set up a general turtle tank for water turtles, but since every species varies, plea... Read More »