Golden Greek tortoise

Golden Greek tortoise


Common name - Golden greek tortoise

Latin name -Testudo graeca ssp

Country of Origin - 

Adult size - 10-20cm

Average Lifespan - 70-100 years

Care level - Intermediate - Experienced

UV required - 6-12% UV

Temperature range - 28-32 C

Minimum housing size - 115cm x 45cm x 45cm

Description - Golden Greeks require slightly different housing and care conditions than the more common Greek tortoises. They come from hot, dry regions and do not tolerate high humidity or cool temperatures well.

Cleaning - As necessary

Shopping list - Large Terrestial Vivarium, hemp substrate, water pool, food dish, UV Lighting, heating, Decor, Hides, Calcium, Cuttlefish, Thermometer, Disinfectant

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The Purple Pet Centre Ltd

Beaver Farm

Eastbourne Road (A22), Newchapel

Near Lingfield

Surrey RH7 6HL

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