Due to a successful breeding season we have for sale to "members
of the society only"
a number of home bred
Spur-Thighed Testudo Gracea Tortoises.Hatched
Please Contact the society for further
Spur-thighed tortoises are small to medium
tortoises and have a distinctive spur or wart on each
thigh either side of the tail. The tail unlike Hermann's
tortoise has no scale on the end and the shells are not
usually so bright.
There are two main types of
(Testudo Gracea Gracea) or North African found in
Morocco, Algeria, Libya and parts of Tunisia.
(Testudo Gracea ibera) found in Northern Greece,
Turkey and Bulgaria. These
are the most suitable spur-thighs to be kept as pets in