The Redfoot Manual

A Beginner's Guide to the Redfoot Tortoise


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South American Redfoot Tortoises are growing in popularity among tortoise keepers.  Their bright colors, gentle personalities and manageable size make Redfoots a great choice for a pet.  The Redfoot Manual provides detailed information for both new and experienced keepers on all aspects of captive care and maintenance.

Packed with over 120 photographs and illustrations, The Redfoot Manual has everything a keeper needs to set up, maintain, and enjoy their Redfoot Tortoise.

8" x 10" soft cover paperback
160 pages
Cover Price $29.95 US

Chapter Titles from The Redfoot Manual

  • Basic Requirements
  • Meet the Redfoot Tortoise
  • A Natural History of Redfoots
  • Choosing a Redfoot
  • Indoor Enclosures
  • Outdoor Enclosures
  • Substrates and Furnishings
  • Sunlight
  • Artificial Light
  • Temperature
  • Moisture
  • Diet and Nutrition
  • Health and Wellness
  • Reproduction
  • Neonate Care

160 pages with over 120 photographs