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RE: Baby turtle update and question

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Posted by: StephF at Tue Feb 15 20:12:30 2011  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by StephF ]  
   

They are VERY sensitive to photo period (day length), which is why they tend to emerge from hibernation after March solstice and tend to stop eating after September solstice.

That said, they will emerge during winter warm spells.
Play it by ear.... the turtle will let you know if it wants to come up....otherwise leave it until early April or so.


   

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