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julie
Posted: 02/08/2010 by babbler

Hi i have a herm tortoise i just wanted some advice regarding shedding of skin, his diet has not changed since he has started & want to know if some shedding is normal or if i need to take him to a vet

please help

thank you

julie.x

 

Re: julie
Posted: 02/08/2010 by tpgAli

Hi Julie,

Do you mean a Hermanns tortoise?? It is completely natural for a tortoise to shed their skin and you may find this is more obvious around the neck area. It is nothing to worry about.

Ali

Re: julie
Posted: 03/08/2010 by babbler

Hi Ali,

Thank you so much for replying and putting my mind to rest.

Julie

 

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