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How big can a pet tortoise get?
Last Updated: 5th January, 2020
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Also question is, can you have a giant tortoise as a pet?
Sulcata tortoises are big tortoises and reallydonot make ideal pets due to their lengthy lifespan.But ifyou find yourself with one as a pet, theydohave very specific requirements to keep them healthy andhappyand you'll find that they make veryfuncompanions.
Likewise, what is the smallest tortoise for a pet? Russian Tortoise (Testudo[Agrionemys]horsfieldii) A popular pet tortoise, Russiantortoisesare one of the most readily availabletortoise species. Theyare small, making them easy formost people with limitedspace to keep.
One may also ask, how big does tortoise get?
African spurred tortoise: 70–100 lbs Gopher tortoise: 12 lbs Speckled cape tortoise: 3.4–5.8 oz
How big does a Hermann's tortoise get?