What do baby painter turtles eat?

Answer Young painted turtles will feed readily on live and frozen insect larvae, crickets, bloodworms, earthworms, shrimp and sometimes commercial turtle food. Often, pet turtles will feed on the aquatic ... Read More »

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Do painter turtles have to be in water?

Painted turtles are an aquatic species, and need a water environment if kept as a pet. These turtles sleep underwater at night and bask on logs and banks during the day. In the wild, they live in ... Read More »

What do baby red ear turtles eat?

Young red-eared slider turtles have a diet based primarily on protein. They begin eating more plants and veggies as they get older. Young turtles should be fed every day. Good protein examples incl... Read More »

What do baby mud turtles eat?

Baby mud turtles consume worms, snails, small shrimp, crayfish, crickets and commercial turtle foods. The hatchling turtles should be fed daily or at the least every other day, with the insects, fi... Read More »

What do baby box turtles eat?

A diet of proteins and plant materials--including tubifex worms, water-soaked dog kibbles, chopped earthworms, finely chopped strawberries, collard greens, cantaloupe and yellow squash--should be o... Read More »