Turtle Breeds

If you're thinking of bringing home a turtle as a pet, make sure you know everything you'll need to make him feel comfortable.
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Spiny Softshell Turtle Information and Pictures - PetGuide
There are several subspecies of the Spiny Softshell Turtle, but one thing that makes all of them interesting is their unique shell.
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Alabama Map Turtle Information and Pictures - PetGuide
The Alabama Map Turtle is a beautiful breed that is protected in Alabama and rare in Georgia.
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Florida Box Turtle Information and Pictures - PetGuide
The Florida Box Turtle is an attractive breed, but these animals are high-maintenance.
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Bog Turtle Breed Information and Pictures - PetGuide
The adorable little Bog Turtle is actually one of the smallest of all the turtle breeds on the planet.
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Reeves Turtle Breed Information and Pictures
The Reeve’s Turtle, which is also known as the Chinese Pond Turtle, is a popular breed in the pet world.
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False Map Turtle Information and Pictures - PetGuide
The False Map Turtle is one of several breeds of Map Turtles.
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Yellow-Footed Tortoise Information and Pictures - PetGuide
The Yellow-Footed Tortoise is one of the most popular and beloved tortoise breeds in the pet trade.
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Hermann's Tortoise Information and Pictures - PetGuide
The Hermann’s Tortoise is a popular breed that makes a great pet.
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Alabama Red-Bellied Turtle Information and Pictures - PetGuide
Also known as the Alabama Red-Bellied Cooter, the Alabama Red-Bellied Turtle is popular in the pet trade.
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Flattened Musk Turtle Information and Pictures - PetGuide
The Flattened Musk Turtle is one of five species of Musk Turtles.
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Stripe-Necked Musk Turtle Information and Pictures - PetGuide
Stripe-Necked Musk Turtles will be anywhere from olive brown to brown in carapace color.
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European Pond Turtle Information and Pictures - PetGuide
European Pond Turtles can be identified quite easily, thanks to their bright gold or yellow speckling.
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European Pond Turtle Information and Pictures - PetGuide
There are actually 14 regional subspecies of European Pond Turtles.
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European Pond Turtle Information and Pictures - PetGuide
European Pond Turtles are unique and attractive, and are highly sought after as pets.
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North American Wood Turtle Information and Pictures - PetGuide
You can keep the North American Wood Turtle with other types of Wood Turtles, as well as Sliders and Box Turtles.