found a new home!
Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.
This boy is an adult, about 5" long, which means he may be 10-30 years old, but with another 20-40 years ahead of him. He's eating the diet recommended here:
There is a $25 adoption fee.
To learn more about box turtles, visit http://www.boxturtlesite.org/ and, to find instructions for a simple backyard box turtle enclosure, visit http://www.billsboxturtles.com
The book Box Turtles by Tess Cook is the best on box turtle husbandry, and is available in many pet stores and libraries.
To request an application and a picture of a simple temporary indoor enclosure, if needed, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org - make sure to indicate your CITY and STATE. NO SHIPPING - Pick Up Only from York, PA, or Baltimore, MD.
We cannot place Three-Toed Box Turtles in GA, TN, or NY. Residents of NJ require a permit for turtles, but it's fairly easy to obtain.
Like turtles but can't have one? Want to help? MATTS accepts tax-deductable donations at MATTS, P.O. Box 22321, Baltimore, MD 21203. Our adoptions program is funded by donations only, and we find homes for over 100 animals a year.