The Marginated are a great starter tortoise, they are a Mediterranean tortoise.
Expected to hatch this month, these young Marginated are UK Bred by our long term trusted breeders.
Marginated are a friendly breed of tortoise, that have beautifully marked shells. During the summer months they would very much enjoy being outside, basking in the natural sunlight.
As with all tortoises temperature is key to your tortoise health, along with a good natural diet.
Please be aware that it is essential for a tortoise to have access to UV light all year round for the growth of their shell and bones. They especially need it during the winter months when they are no longer able to go outside and in the first 12 months when they will not hibernate.
This species needs to hibernate. Do Not hibernate during the first winter of ownership.
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