Tortoises are calm and even-tempered creatures, so it can be hard to tell when a tortoise feels sad. You may think that a lack of activity, disinterest in food, or […]
Can A Tortoise Live with A Prolapse?
Prolapse happens when a tortoise strains so hard that one of its internal organs (intestine, cloaca, colon, hemipenis, phallus, uterus, or bladder) slides out of its vent. It’s usually a […]
Why Can’t My Tortoise Open Its Mouth?
You may notice your tortoise hasn’t opened its mouth recently or appears to strain when moving its jaw. It may be several days before you realize your tortoise can’t open […]