If you have specific box turtle questions please check out the
FAQ page. Many of the
basic questions are answered there.
If you have hibernation questions please check out Dr. Roger
Klingenberg's article on the subject,
Box Turtle Hibernation.
His detailed article will show you step by step how to hibernate your
If you need more help or can offer help, join the Box Turtle
Discussion mailing list Boxturtlelist/join.
BOX TURTLE CAPTIVE CARE WEBSITES
The links below will connect you to on-line care sheets and information
about box turtles. Care sheets by different authors are listed because we
still don't know the one correct way to care for box turtles. Use your
common sense in assessing care information from the various sources. Not
everything you read may be correct. Be careful and learn from as many
sources as possible and never stop searching for more information about
box turtle care. Learn from Mother Nature especially. She's been aptly
caring for turtles for millions of years.
Disclaimer: Please use all information contained on this web site at your own risk. Last updated on
February 11, 2013