box turtle soft shell

by lisa
(grapevine,tx,united states)

my box turtles shell turned soft what does that mean and what should i do?

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Dec 20, 2009
soft tortoise shell
by: Anonymous

A soft shell means your pet doesn't have enough calcium.

Feed a calcium supplement.
Be sure your tortoise has enough sunlight. If your tortoise is inside, provide proper UVB lighting.
Be sure you are feeding your pet a proper diet, suitable for the type of tortoise you have.

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