puffy tortoise

by iiris allen
(Bosque Farms,Nm)

I have a tortise that the skin is thin and back legs puffed up one has lumps under it ;what is wrong with it? It just puffed up all of a sudden.

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Dec 10, 2010
by: Anonymous

It sounds like an infection of some kind. Please take this animal to the vet as soon as possible. If you can't do that, please find a rescue agency that can take on the health care of the animal so it will have a chance of a healthy life.

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