Turtles come in many sizes and color varieties. This book will guide your selection of a turtle as a pet. Here is everything a new pet owner needs to know about caring for turtles and keeping them as pets. This manual offers detailed instructions on turtle care, safe handling, feeding, health care, and terrarium construction and maintenance. Titles in Barron’s extensive selection of Complete Pet Owner’s Manuals are filled with useful information and heavily illustrated with high-quality photos and anatomically accurate line drawings. These fact-filled books instruct owners on how to care for dogs, cats, birds, fish, caged pets, reptiles, and virtually every other animal that people are likely to keep as a pet. Books in this series are written by breeders, trainers, veterinarians, and other pet-care specialists. They advise on purchasing, feeding, health care, training, grooming, and all other aspects of responsible pet ownership.
Paperback / 64 Pages / 6 1/2 x 7 7/8 / 2010