Can Turtles Eat Mealworms? (All Species Answered)

can turtles eat mealworms

Turtles are an exciting pet to have, and giving them the proper diet is essential for their growth. Turtles are mainly aquatic animals that are omnivorous in nature. Wild turtles feed on diverse animals and vegetables, but what about domesticated ones? A common question among new turtle owners is, – “Can my pet turtles eat … Read more

Can Turtles Eat Watermelon? (Red Eared Sliders & More)

can turtles eat watermelon

Turtles are adaptive creatures and can live in many different environments, but sometimes, that adaptability means they try to eat things that are not good for them. Though delicious to us, watermelon does not make up a completely healthy diet for turtles and may even be poisonous when it is excessive. In this article, we’ll … Read more

Do Turtles Need a Heat Lamp? (All Species Covered)

do turtles need a heat lamp

Whether you’re just getting started with the hobby of turtle ownership or you’ve been enjoying turtles in your home for years, it’s essential to understand what they need to stay healthy and happy. Turtles need heat, especially in the wild, where they can experience drastic changes in temperature throughout the day and year. So if … Read more

Why is My Turtle Not Eating?

why is my turtle not eating

Turtle owners will commonly experience the problem of their pet not eating. This has happened to me several times with multiple turtles. I wrote this guide to help other people who are experiencing this problem. What is wrong with my turtle? Your turtle may not be eating for several reasons. There may be something wrong … Read more