Taking the stress out of Tortoise Hibernation*
Taking the stress out of Tortoise Hibernation
Optimal husbandry before and during hibernation is essential to ensure that healthy Mediterranean Spur thigh, Hermanns and Horsfield’s tortoises can be hibernated with minimal risk of complications during and in the post-hibernation period. The authors advocate the refrigerator method as the preferred hibernation technique.
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Sarah Pellett BSc (Hons) MA VetMB, Cert AVP (ZooMed), DZooMed (Reptilian), MRCVS. RCVS Recognised Specialist in Zoo and Wildlife Medicine
Molly Varga BVetMed DZooMed, MRCVS