Help the burrow hold its temperature.
Clean leaves and other litter out of the mouth of the burrow.
If you put a newspaper bundle in the mouth of the burrow earlier this month, remove it now. Replace if the weather turns cold and windy again.
If you haven’t yet taken this simple step, now’s the perfect time. Register your tortoise here…
Your tortoise is already legally yours only if you:
- Got your tortoise before August 9, 1989 (when the tortoise was listed as endangered)
- Adopted officially through Tortoise Group
- Have already registered