Adult Desert Ornate Box Turtle

$399.99$450.00 (-11%)

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  • Terrapene ornata luteola
  • Captive Bred 
  • Approximately 5 – 6 inches In Shell Length
  • Also Known As The Sonoran Box Turtle
  • Great Pets And Very Friendly
  • This Turtle Has Bright Striping On The Shell And A Well Decorated Head And Legs
  • Feeding On Turtle Diet, Crickets And Vitamin Dusted Fresh Vegetables




The Adult Desert Ornate Box Turtle for sale, also known as the Sonoran box turtle, (Terrapene ornata luteola) is a subspecies of box turtle which is endemic to the southwestern United States and northern Mexico. They are generally terrestrial but occasionally take to the water and are most known for their boxy shell.  its structural integrity. The Adult Desert Ornate Box Turtle for sale are most active in late June or early July into early October, with greatest activity in July and August.

  • Native To The Western United States And Mexico 
  • Adults Will Grow To About 5 – 6 Inches
  • Very Easy To Care For And They Have Great Personalities
  • These Live On Land, Care Is Low Maintenance And Much Like A Tortoise
  • Feeding On Turtle Diet, Crickets And Vitamin Dusted Fresh Vegetables

What the Desert Box Turtle Looks Like. Similar in size to an ornate, the desert box turtle is usually about 4 to 6 inches long. 

Box  turtles are not suitable pets for young children or for new pet owners. This is due to their complex care requirements. As well as their susceptibility to stress, which can greatly affect a turtle’s health.

Some dig their own burrows, often after rains when the ground is softened, or they use burrows excavated by other turtles or mammals, where they will remain until they emerge in March or April. The lifespan of ornate box turtles is between 32-37 years.

We have some radiant captive bred Ornate Box turtles for sale at really low prices. This hardy terrestrial species has been a beloved pet reptile for decades due to their fantastic personalities and overall enjoyment level. … When you buy an Ornate Box turtle from us, you receive our 100% ironclad live arrival guarantee.

Turtles are arguably the cutest of all of the reptiles. Because of this, they are often desirable pets. However, turtles don’t really enjoy being handled and petted the same way other domestic animals do. This makes petting them a little trickier.

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Adult Desert Ornate Box Turtle

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