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Reptile | Female | Age: Unknown | Red-Eared Slider

Tolerant of people, but may be overhead hand shy.

Other Animals

Medical History
None known.

Ideal Home
Minimum of a 120 gallon Aquarium, Stock Tank, or Indoor Pond with dry basking area or platform, and access to UVA/UVB lighting.

Physical Description
This posting is for a large female Red-Eared Slider (Trachemys scripta elegans), and may be renewed depending on ongoing interest. Age unknown, but BIG; at least 10-12". Located in Madison/Dane Co. Send an email with photos of the proof of enclosure, if interested.

phone: 16082060266


Please note that the animals in these listings have not been assessed medically or behaviorally. If you are considering bringing a new pet into your home, we strongly encourage you to request vet records and the animal’s full behavior history from the previous owner.