Q: My red ear sliders are outgrowing their tank(29) gallon.What size do they need? Any used aquariums

March 13, 2008 | By stacy h. | 5 answers | Expired: 2369 days ago

my red eared sliders are turtles .I own 2 in a 29 gallon tank. They have outgrown this .I dont want to spend hundreds for another tank. any suggestions? What size? any used

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Mar 16, 2008

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Shannon H.

Mar 13, 2008

hi stacy - I had a red eared slider for about a year & eventually gave it to a friend who would care for it better - my experience shows that the bigger the tank the larger they get..everytime we got a new tank the turtle would grow! you may want to check w/ your vet though or local water animal pet store - maybe if you eventually stop buying new tanks the turtle will stop growing. Don't know for sure though.

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Mar 19, 2008

i think you can house them in 40 gallons each

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