We have baby Pink-Bellied Side-necked Turtles available. This species of turtle can reach an adult size of 10 inches. Because this species is relatively new to turtle keeping, keepers who have kept the species since the 90’s estimate Pink Bellied Side Neck turtles to live an average 30-50 years, or even longer.
Care for hatchlings includes; Water temperatures ranging from 70-80F. Even though this species is not considered a basking turtle, it’s still recommended to provide a small basking spot around 90F, and UVB is recommended. High in protein diets work best for hatchlings, which includes various turtle pellets and cut up fish. This species is also very aquatic and are a pleasure to keep, but handling should be kept to a minimal. Drop by or give us a call with any questions @reptilestore.ca