General Care Discussion :: When do turtles start shedding ?

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Post Posted: Sun Oct 30, 2016 5:56 am   When do turtles start shedding ?

Im asking this because there r some kind of lines on my turtle shell .. Is it shedding ?? My RES is just about 3 months old ..
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Post Posted: Sun Oct 30, 2016 5:41 pm   Re: When do turtles start shedding ?

Can you post a picture? Could be excessive growth in which case you need to reduce the amount of pellets. As for shedding, it can vary.... and it's very hard to predict.
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Post Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2016 3:54 am   Re: When do turtles start shedding ?

Yeah i tried to post a pic but i cudnt ..
I have been feeding him pellets 2 times a day ..
I read somewhere that we have to feed it once a day till it stops eating , is that right ?
Oh n do they start shedding that early ?
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Post Posted: Wed Nov 02, 2016 3:06 am   Re: When do turtles start shedding ?

This page reviews their pellet diet: http://www.redearslider.com/pellets.html
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