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Meet the hedgehogs of Hedgehog Valley!
Meet the other critters that call or
have called Hedgehog Valley
These three handsome guys are Golden Greek Tortoises. They originate from the Mediterranean and are part of a group of tortoises referred to as Testudo. While classification of this group is confused and incomplete, they largely have the same care requirements.
Greek tortoises are
completely herbivorous and like to eat lots of greens and a bit of
fruits. They need a spacious, well-drained pens and need to hibernate
in the winter. They do not do well if housed exclusively
Rabbit pellets make a good substrate for indoor time. The tort sticking out of the tunnel is Abrams, the one to the right is Knothead.
Panzer didn't want to smile for the picture, but this shows the gorgeous orange on his shell.
Abrams is disguised as a Kansas painted tortoise...