In Japan, where this species is native to, this turtle is called the "Japanese Stone Turtle." You can probably guess from its American name that this species is an agile swimmer. Their natural habitat includes flowing streams, rivers and, of course, ponds. This particular species we're offering for adoption is an adult that measuring around 6 to 8 inches.
The Japanese Pond Turtle is an omnivorous species that tends to enjoy a more carnivorous diet. Give us a call and our experts will help you understand this turtle’s diet and what we have been feeding it to keep it healthy. This turtle will be grateful for as much space as you can provide in the water and on land. This is a beautiful turtle that loves to show off its swimming skills! Let one of our experts at TurtleShack.com help you set up the perfect habitat for this gorgeous adult turtle with a great personality!
This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 18 November, 2010.