Have you always wanted a Red-eared Slider Turtle for a pet, but didn't have enough information on where to buy one or how to raise it? If yes, then this book has been especially written for you! The Red-eared Slider Turtle may be tricky to domesticate and care for, but given the right kind of environment, attention and love, can make for an interesting long-term companions. While small in size and largely aquatic by nature, as exotic pets, Red-eared Slider Turtles require specific housing, diet, basking and healthcare conditions for their optimal development.
Through this pet care guide, you will gain access to a plethora of information, tips and advice on the ideal habitat, housing conditions, nutritional requirements and healthcare that pet Red-eared Slider Turtles should be provided with. You will also discover other useful information on the broader implications of owning pet Red-eared Slider Turtles, from social and legal considerations to understanding their mating patterns and interactions, both with other animals, as well as humans. If you have any questions or doubts on how to properly care for your Red-eared Slider Turtle, then this book will surely become your handy advisor.
Find out what makes Red-eared Slider Turtles unique and sets them apart from other domestic animals, while learning how to form a lifelong bond with your exotic pet.
This book covers all the relevant aspects of acquiring and caring for a pet Red-eared Slider Turtle, discussing such topics as:
• Different varieties
• Seasonal care
• Caring for Red-eared Slider Turtle hatchlings
• Breeding Red-eared Slider Turtles
• Price and methods of acquiring Red-eared Slider Turtles
• Characteristic behaviour patterns
• Common illnesses and corresponding actions, remedies and precautions
• Electronic tagging for Red-eared Slider Turtles
• Providing Insurance for Red-eared Slider Turtles
• Healthcare, diet and shopping checklists
...and much more!