If we could only generate this much interest in our own countries reptile conservation issues before we send our money overseas, our...
Yes you do, I have an upgrded licence!
Yes, I understand that! What I was saying was why is DEC spending so much time on this site where people clearly do the right thing when they...
And why aren't they spending more time on Petlink where animals like these Asian Albino Soft-shells are being sold in NSW?
ALBINO SOFT SHELL...
Sorry for asking the question Professor Sdaji about scientific documentation. I just wanted to read the info that you have read that's all!
Hi Sdaji, what scientific documentation are you getting this from as I would be interested in seeing it?
From all of the literature I have read...
Although I agree with you about who is going to win, I believe you spelt the heading wrong!
It should have been...
They're Eastern snake-necked turtles- very young.
Hi, read the turtle caresheet below to help with the soft shell problem
I cannot comment on S.A shops but would like to ADD that I wish URS, most sth Australians and Victorians would call our freshwater TURTLES by...
I was ripped off by a member on this site a little while back but the thread was deleted because I wasn't supposed to bring it to everyone's...
Rudd has promised to spend millions of dollars to fix the Murray/Darling River system. Why don't people have the foresight to stop this sort of...
We see them in the National park at Noosa on the Sunshine Coast often!
Forgot to add that they are on Fraser Island and the mainland just south...
How about Bijou, pronounced beezshu.
It is French for jewel and a Diamond is a jewel after all.
Chantelle, what you are referring to are the turtles limb pockets and they are not an indicator of whether the turtle is underweight but...
Yes, Mary River turtles and Painted turtles.
As we're not in NSW, we had to transfer them to Anthony Stimson's licence and they will be coming...
Glad to hear all is above board and you've 'opened your heart up' for the turtle and have taken him/her in.
Just out of curiosity,...
My wife just left the Sunshine Coast for Castle Hill. It usually takes around 12 to 13.5 hours driving.
Apart from the breeder that is selling Eastern snake-necked turtles, there will also be Mary River turtles and Painted turtles for sale there.
"Just one other question, do the EPA know that you have taken someone's turtle that you believe weren't looking after it as they were meant to be?...
Great to see that you are concerned with the turtle's health. There is a caresheet located at...
15. You mean more like 20 -30
You're really showing your age now Chris!
Mrs I my all time favourite restaurants are 'Tamanas' North indian Diners in Newtown. They are so popular there are 3 of them in the same street....
It's illegal to keep tortoises in Australia!
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Can't wait for your book to come out Nick!
Professional jealousy perhaps?
Hey, I'm not the one contradicting myself in two posts in the same thread!
BTW, I took your advice and looked up the Australian Macquarie...
I've seen our pythons yawn and at least 6 species of turtles yawn under water.
What sort of cage did she have it in?
Yes Andrew, it was mine.
Any Pics people?
Great plates Mrs I and not meaning to hijack but here are my plates
Actually no. There's a guy here in Australia that has applied for a special licence to breed and export native turtles to Asia for the food industry.
G'day Eylandt, with the releases I am not talking about rehabilitated animals. I am talking about the release of hatchlings of an endangered...
Thanks Jason2, we'll keep trying to convince whoever we can to get the job done.
One question though, what is the old Scottish tale about the...
The way conservation in Australia is heading I would say that as authorities fight their way over the red tape and bureaucratic B.S that seems to...
Dick Smiths sell 240Volt fans as well as low voltage ones.
A mate of mine owns a banana plantation up this way at Kin Kin and has heaps of the giant snails. They try to get rid of them because they eat...
Hi Mal, not really interested in what the UK has to say as I know Greg Fyfe personally and so do a lot of respected herpers here in Australia. He...
Forgot to add the link below to the tests that were conducted- see for yourselves!...
Greg Fyfe of the Territory Wildlife Park did a scientific paper on UVB output of NEC T10's and found that the UVB output was 2 1/2 times higher...
Emydura subglobosa subglobosa
10 - 20 cent...
Discount for 5 or more
20 cent piece...
Emydura macquarii krefftii
Betadine will work if it is fungal. Betadine IS anti-bacterial and anti-fungal.
Just wondering if anyone else on this site paid for the 'Crab Stuff' from Sarah Beer (Tadpoles) and didn't receive it?
I have been pm'ing her...