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Turtles - African Side Neck
Common Name: African Side Neck Turtle 4+" (No need for a Turtle Form)
Food: Omnivores. Pelleted turtle food, crickets, mealworms, leafy greens such as kale, collard, and turnip greens
Native to: Eastern and Southern Africa
Maximum Length: 8 inches
Life Span: 25+ years
Please Note: The weights and lengths of our animals may vary slightly
African Side Necks are traditionally known as aggressive turtles. But with captive raising and a good deal of human handling these turtles can become very interactive pets. They can even be trained to eat directly from your hand. However, because of their nibbling nature, these pets are best suited for older children/adults.
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