My name is Patrick!

Tortoise for adoption in Las Vegas, Nevada - Patrick
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I'm being cared for by:
Tortoise Group

Facts about Patrick

  • Species: Tortoise
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Medium
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 10241590

Live in Las Vegas, Pahrump, Reno, or Carson Nevada?

Save a Pet Desert Tortoise!

Fill out a Desert Tortoise Adoption Application Today!

Contact Tortoise Group's Adoption Coordinator

Adopt@TortoiseGroup.Org or  702-374-3967



Patrick enjoys basking in t​he sun, munching flowers, and sniffing toes. He is just one example of the many homeless pet desert tortoises available for adoption. Desert tortoises are sweet and gentle pets that must live outdoors in a backyard with a few requirements like edible tortoise plants.

If you live in Nevada near Las Vegas, Pahrump, Reno, or Carson, Tortoise Group invites you to visit our  website and fill out an  Adoption Application . Due to federal and state laws Tortoise Group is only able to adopt to residents of Nevada. Tortoise Group is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization since 1982.

If you indicate a specific tortoise after you submit an application, we will do our best to match you up with the indicated tortoise. Due to size issues and habitat issues, not all tortoises are suitable for every yard.

Your tortoise is waiting!


About Tortoise Group

About Our Shelter...

Tortoise Group's mission is to educate and advocate for the protection and well-being of the desert tortoise. While the desert tortoise is threatened in the wild, there are many homeless pet desert tortoises. We are the only group in Nevada addressing this issue, through education, public outreach and adoptions.

Tortoise Group is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization since 1982.

Our Adoption Process...

The first step to desert tortoise adoption is to fill in an application at

A tortoise needs a burrow built to Tortoise Group safety standards, plants to eat, a water dish, and an escape proof yard. Fill out an Adoption Application first to find out how to get your yard ready! The adoption fee of $75 does go to help care for other homeless tortoises.
If you live in Las Vegas, we do a yard consultation to help you get ready.

If you live in Nevada near Las Vegas, Reno, or Elko, Tortoise Group invites you to visit our website and fill out an AdoptionApplication at

Due to federal and state laws Tortoise Group is only able to adopt to residents of Nevada.