ELONGATED TORTOISE for sale
The elongated tortoise used to be imported in huge numbers in the past. Although it is still imported today the numbers are not as great. It has been bred in captivity but it is far from common. Although not as popular as other testudo tortoises for sale, the elongated tortoise for sale can make a fantastic addition to anyone’s tortoise collection.
As with most other tortoises an outdoor enclosure is usually the easiest way to maintain this tortoise. A densely planted enclosure with a good ground cover of leaf litter or mulch makes the elongated feel quite comfortable. This tortoise is small enough that a similar enclosure could be set up indoors. The key is to provide a humid environment but not overly moist.
The diet for this tortoise is very similar to other forest type dwelling tortoises in that it should be provided with dark leafy greens and vegetables supplemented mazuri tortoise chow and fruits such as pears, apples and various berries. It is also known to consume insects, slugs and carrion when found. Our Elongated tortoises for sale all come with our live arrival and full 7 day health guarantee. As an elongated tortoise breeder, we guarantee only captive bred baby elongated tortoise for sale as well as juvenile and adult elongated tortoises for sale online.
- Family: Testudinidae
- Adult Size: 6 to 8 lbs
- Range: Nepal, India, Burma, Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, and southern China.
- Habitat: Cool humid mountain forest and grassland.
- Captive Lifespan: More than 20 Years
- Care Level: Intermediate