Chinese Golden Thread Turtle



Chinese Golden Thread Turtles (Ocadia sinensis) are found in the lowland swamps, ponds and marshes of southern China, Taiwan and North Vietnam. They are well known for their very pretty yellow green to golden head and neck stripes, Golden Thread turtles are very active swimmers and bask frequently.Chinese Golden Thread Turtle

True omnivores, Chinese Golden Thread Turtles eat a variety of aquatic plants, and some insects and fish. Ours readily take pellets, super worms, cut fish, earth worms and romaine lettuce. Their needs are very simple, they are semi aquatic turtles that don’t mind deeper water.

Ocadia sinensis has long been the victim of intense pressure from the Chinese food markets. It’s status in the wild is at best uncertain. It is the hard work of a few innovative American breeders that make limited numbers of them available in the US…

Chinese Golden Thread Turtles For Sale are social animals and can be kept together as long as you provide enough space in their habitat. Captive bred Chinese Golden Thread Turtles For Sale are some of the most common aquatic turtle pet and can live for up to 50 years in captivity. Chinese Golden Thread Turtles For Sale for sale are very active and love to swim. While they are mostly aquatic, these diurnal turtles also enjoy a dry, warm place where they can climb out and bask under a heat light. A great habitat would be a large aquarium. A filter is recommended to help keep the water clean, and you will want to include an assortment of rocks, ramps, docks or other turtle accessories to provide ample space for climbing. A garden or outdoor pond is another common habitat solution for Chinese Golden Thread Turtle For Sale for sale