Im not sure what sex both my tortoises are

by Donna
(Hull, East yorkshire)

What sex is this?

What sex is this?

What sex is this? What Sex is this? What sex is this? What sex is this?

hi i have a red footed tortoise which i have been told is a male but im not sure, also i have just recently bought what i think is a horsefield and then got told it was a female could you please tell me the sex of them as i dont want them breeding i have seperated them now as the one which i thought was a female was trying to mate with the one which i was told was a male. HELP!! thank you

Sorry the pictures aren't very good hope you can help

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Jan 29, 2015
Sex Determination
by: Kai

Hi,

your tortoise looks too small to sex with absolute accuracy (it looks like it is 5 inches or so long?).

But I would guess it to be female because of the 90 degree angle of the anal scutes.

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