Tortoise Housing: Which is right for my tortoise?

By: Natalie Times Read: 3808 As you know, we do not sell our tortoises to just anyone. If you purchase a tortoise on it’s own, without a complete setup (tortoise package). we will ask for photos of your tortoise table…

How you can give your tortoise a varied diet

It may be tempting to buy pellets or feed your tortoise solely on dried flower supplements, but it is important to maintain a fresh diet all year round. Here are some tips to help you feed your tortoise; – If…

NEW! Tortoise Table Accessory Packs

We’re excited to showcase our new products. Due to numerous requests, we have put together a package just for accessories. This accessory pack contains all the essentials you need for your tortoise table. This way, if you are buying a…

Beware of Facebook Sellers

It has been brought to our attention that there is a Facebook page using our name and reputation to sell their tortoises. We want all to be aware that we do not work in conjunction with any other businesses, pages…

Summer Heatwave

By: Natalie Times Read: 1228 You may have seen the forecast this week. Up here in the North East we are expected highs of 32 degrees celcius in the coming days. Those down south will get it hotter. What does…

We Need Your Reviews

By: Natalie Times Read: 363 If you could take a moment to leave us a review publicly, it would help us greatly, as we reach what should be our busiest time of the year; Review The Tortoise Shop on Trust…

Closed for Business

By: Natalie Times Read: 330 The Tortoise Shop is now closed.  We will shortly be posting all of our informative pages to Facebook, ready for the closure of the website. These information pages will be extended to include anything we…

How to Care for Your Sulcata Tortoise

So You’re Considering a Pet Sulcata? If you don’t know much about them, I would suggest you click here first to read a detailed article about sulcatas (also known as African spurred tortoises) in their natural habitat. This will help…