Turtle Diseases

turtle diseases
What food should i get for my turtle since im leaving for vacations?

I heard about giving him feeder fish but I'm worried that they will have diseases, and since I wont be home, I wont be able to see if he gets sick :/ is there anything else I can do?

Romaine lettuce will work, just make sure it isn't iceberg! There are also turtle pellets.

But to be honest, I wouldn't worry about the feeder fish giving your turtle any diseases. They were built to eat fish, and they have natural immunities to take care of whatever a fish might have. My boyfriend has had two turtles for two years now, and they get feeder fish all the time. Neither of them have had any health problems whatsoever.

Pet Turtles : Turtle Disease Symptoms



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