This comprehensive guide discusses the care, breeding, and natural history of these popular pets and covers all the species and subspecies of box turtles present in the reptile hobby, including North American box turtles and Asian box turtles of the genus Cuora.
The author, an expert on box turtles who has studied them, bred them in captivity, and rehabilitated injured box turtles for release back into nature, provides in-depth discussion of hibernation--a critical topic for the health of these creatures.
Author: Tess Cook
Publisher: TFH Publications, 128 pgs.
Pub. Date: April, 2008