Welcome to the Happy Turtle, a website dedicated to the
quality and care of aquatic turtles with special interest in
Red-Eared Slider. This site was made by Petra Grujic . She
was diagnosed at the young age of 15 with cancer. She lost her
fight at the young age of 19. In her short life, one of her greatest
enjoyments was her turtles. She spent 2 years of her life to make
this site for other turtle lovers. This site is dedicated
to the memory of Petra and we have left the site with her own
words. Many people shall touch your life, and may each leave their
handprint on your soul. In honor of the spirit of Pep.
You will learn how to take care of your
turtle and many more things. I hope you will come back and
visit this site again. I will upgrade this site with new
information so keep looking back here. I hope that you will be
satisfied with this site and you will find information what
are you looking for..
If you donít have any information on
the subject you are looking for or you want to know
something specific about turtles, tortoises or you are a true
Turtle Lover and want to talk visit our great Discussion Forum. It will load in another
gallery is dedicated to turtles and their owners.
your turtle to be added to this gallery?
Your advices are welcome. Please, write your comments
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I have 2 turtles. They are both Red-Eared Sliders
(RES). Shell(female) and Stumpy(male) enjoy basking just like
many other turtles all over the world. They really get along
and they like to lay on top on each other while sleeping. They
are very affectionate and they like to sit on my hand. They
are not scared, because they know me quite a while. They love
feeding time. They like swimming in their aquarium. They enjoy
a walk outdoors every once in a while.
Watch your turtle at all times, so he won't get hurt or
lost. Turtles can get lost very quickly, if they want
Turtles are great pets, but they are not ideal pets for
small children. More about it in LIVING WITH A