Turtle & Tortoise Breeding

Northern River Terrapins in India's Sundarbans National Tiger Sanctuary

The Sundarbans, located between India and Bangladesh, because of a physical environment that includes saltwater crocodiles, numerous insects and a large tiger population, could actually be the perfect habitat for the Turtle Survival Alliance Northern River Terrapin Recovery Program in…

Keeping The Radiated Tortoise

Captive breeding makes the critically endangered radiated tortoise available to enthusiasts. There is no vertebrate group facing greater survival problems today. Turtles saw the great dinosaurs come and go, and are now facing their own extinction crisis.  —John L. Behler, Wildlife…

Bog Turtle Breeding

The bog turtle (Glyptemys muhlenbergii) is a small and charismatic species. Captive bred animals are easy to care for and easy to breed. This species is rare, both in the wild and in captivity and efforts need to be made to…