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by ChrisK
Mon May 07, 2012 6:45 pm
Forum: Setups
Topic: Latest on Mo & Jo
Replies: 6
Views: 3012

Re: Latest on Mo & Jo

Any info on how you made it? Material, etc?

That looks like exactly the setup I'm hoping to make.
by ChrisK
Sat May 05, 2012 3:00 pm
Forum: Terrapin Chat
Topic: alcohol gel
Replies: 3
Views: 1941

Re: alcohol gel

I also hate the feel of the gel, so I have a 3-step cleaning process. 1) Wash hands with hot water and liquid soap. 2) Dry, then apply alcohol gel. 3) After a while, when the gel has had time to do its stuff, I wash again with soap and warm water. .... sometimes I forget step 3, eat something, and a...
by ChrisK
Sat May 05, 2012 2:58 pm
Forum: Terrapin Chat
Topic: My terrapins are so greedy lol
Replies: 3
Views: 1874

Re: My terrapins are so greedy lol

Mr Turtle does the exact same thing. I just smile and pretend he's happy to see me, and not just food :P
by ChrisK
Sat May 05, 2012 12:34 pm
Forum: Terrapins
Topic: Sandy face
Replies: 5
Views: 1015

Re: Sandy face

That is the cutest ~aw-huggles
by ChrisK
Wed Feb 22, 2012 10:03 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Ehiem Classic 2215 Hose
Replies: 3
Views: 1004

Re: Ehiem Classic 2215 Hose

Tim wrote:I've used hose pipe from the garden to replace the out flow pipe before,
Same. I cut a segment off and just browsed B&Q, Homebase etc until I found one that fit.
by ChrisK
Wed Feb 22, 2012 10:01 pm
Forum: Misc.
Topic: USA wakes up to a very worrying phenomenon
Replies: 3
Views: 1259

Re: USA wakes up to a very worrying phenomenon

I might be reading it wrong, but it sounds like they had no laws, now they have some kind of law, but it is in no way good enough?

And mutanthybrid, that'd be an awesome way to spend a lotto win :)
by ChrisK
Wed Feb 22, 2012 9:34 pm
Forum: Misc.
Topic: Twitter feeds?
Replies: 1
Views: 938

Twitter feeds?

Hey there,

Are there any good Twitter feeds out there regarding terrapins/turtles, whether it be hobbyists, tips, vets, etc
by ChrisK
Wed Feb 22, 2012 9:31 pm
Forum: Conservation
Topic: FROST Snapping Turtle Petition
Replies: 3
Views: 2224

Re: FROST Snapping Turtle Petition

Your second link wont work.

Please post the relevant email addresses and I will send them a message. Always glad to help :)
by ChrisK
Wed Feb 22, 2012 9:28 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Ideal weight - YBS - 6.5" shell
Replies: 5
Views: 1674

Re: Ideal weight - YBS - 6.5" shell

Yeah, that makes sense. I try to ensure everything he's fed is dusted with calcium, occassionally drop some cod liver oil on prawns too, and always offer lettuce and cuttlefish. Glad he's not overweight, and since his few weeks of not eating back in December he's been eating heartily when offered an...
by ChrisK
Wed Feb 22, 2012 9:23 pm
Forum: FTGH
Topic: Can any one help these two
Replies: 20
Views: 3143

Re: Can any one help these two

What would cause their shells to dent like that?

Something they'd been born with?