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Tortoises as pets

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Tortoises as pets

Buying a pet and looking after it is a huge responsibility. As a pet owner you must make sure that your pet has somewhere suitable to live and the correct food to eat.

African Spurred tortoise
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Do tortoises make good pets?

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What is a CITES certificate?

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Who cares for my tortoise whilst I’m away?

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What about insurance?

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How do I choose a vet for my tortoise?

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