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Which Pet Turtles Stay Small?

Which Pet Turtles Stay Small

Having a pet turtle is brilliant. There are few pets like turtles. However, a lot of people do not have a lot of room for huge pets, leaving them to wonder, which pet turtles stay small? There are some that stay small, and there are others that stay tiny, and I mean, tiny. The smallest of commercially available turtles is the Common Musk Turtle, growing to 2-4.5 inches. The Bog and Michigan Spotted turtle both grow to around 3-4 inches and the Reeve’s turtle to about 6 inches.

Looking after small turtles is amazingly easy

, they only have small requirements for food, cleaning, or general healthcare. That makes them very affordable in all aspects. They will only need small homes
, they do not create a lot of waste, so you won’t have to change the water or the filter as often, and of course, their food bill stays low, too. Having a small turtle is great for families who want an easy-to-look-after pet, especially those who do not have a lot of room!

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