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RE: Baby Elongated Tortoise enclosure

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Posted by: amazoa at Fri Aug 23 13:10:01 2013  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by amazoa ]  
   

The habitat looks great. Carole I personally would not use a 10.0 bulb. That much UV can be harmful to young tortoises eyes. I'm sure you can get one in the 2.0-5.0 range. The bulbs usually have a chart on the paperwork that gives you an idea on what height to mount them.

Night heat may not be much of an issue until winter as they can have it dip into the mid 60 with no problem at night.----Richard



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