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So , you wanted turtles?
Lots of people ask questions about keeping turtles.
Here are some pointers why not to start ! You can think of your own reasons if you do want to start...
Here are some reasons NOT to start ...
*They need BIG tanks with a dry landpart
*They grow fast and eat a lot
*They polute a lot , so you'll need a big aqauriumpump that can handle a lot of ....
*There is a (small) risc for your health , because there is allways salmonellabacteria present
*Turtles need a big space of land
*Some of them need to hybernate
*Need a specific diët with lots of vitamines and calcium
Besides these reasons , you'll need to know that turtles in captivety have a shorter livespan than in the wild!
Please think twice , before you start....