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    How to identify female Tortoises

    Quote Originally Posted by dimzel View Post
    What is the difference in the lower shell? Ann, do we have a topic for determining the sex of turtles?
    The "V" at the back is wider in Females and the tail is stubbier. At least that's my understanding.
    The reason I thought Tazer was male is that 'his' V is much narrower than Mudflaps although both tails are pretty stubby. But I guess the different species is the reason because almost everyone on different boards believe Tazer to be female.

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    It's not a problem for me ... I just hope the Estrogen level doesn't get too high or the "Boys" and I may need to hide somewhere!!

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    Thank you, Jim, for a useful topic !!!Name:  Хлопает.gif
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    I separated this topic so as not to lose it.
    My name is Irina. Sorry my mistakes in English.

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    Good thing we live in modern times and you don't have to provide a dowry for each of your girls.
    Hello all my name is Mariana, mother to the green iguana Johnny

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    You are a woman magnet.
    Saving the world, one reptile at a time. They make me want to be a better person. My name is Ann.

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    I agree with Ann about the magnet.
    My name is Irina. Sorry my mistakes in English.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Johnny View Post
    Good thing we live in modern times and you don't have to provide a dowry for each of your girls.
    you're tell'n me!!

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    Jim, I wonder if Maximus was a girl or a boy.
    My name is Irina. Sorry my mistakes in English.

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    I'm gonna go ahead and say it's a girl
    Hello all my name is Mariana, mother to the green iguana Johnny

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    Probably. Jim is such a lucky on lady.Name:  lol.gif
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    My name is Irina. Sorry my mistakes in English.

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