The Tortoise Den is on the move to new premises and therefore will not be sending out parcels for next day delivery as usual.
All product/accessory orders placed between Tuesday 27th July - Tuesday 3rd August 2021 will be despatched from Wednesday 4th August, however if we are able to despatch orders before this date we will of course do so.
Any orders containing a tortoise to be sent with our specialist animal courier will resume weekly from Thursday 5th August (for orders received before 11.30am on Tuesday 3rd August 2021). You can leave us a customer note stating your preferred Thursday delivery date and we will confirm this via email.
Please Note - We will NOT send any tortoises out without a convenient delivery date being confirmed by the customer beforehand.
The Horsfield Tortoise including a Large Package is a complete package and contains everything you need.
The Horsfield tortoise originates in Central Asia and is commonly known as the Russian tortoise. This is a hibernating breed. It is one of the more commonly kept species of tortoise due to their smaller size and are fairly hardy compared to some of the more tropical breeds of tortoise. Horsfield’s are the smaller of the tortoise species. High UV lighting is required and low to moderate humidity. They can live up to 50 years or more and on average an adult Horsfield tortoise will grow to approximately 5-8 inches (13-20cms) with a growth rate of around 1 inch per year. However, this may vary in individuals.
This species is listed as Annex B and does not require an Article 10 CITES certificate or a microchip to be legally sold.
When you purchase a tortoise, we will provide you with a care sheet containing all the information you need for a happy tortoise.
Our large indoor tortoise table is custom made specifically for us by a local experienced joinery company. This is a quality hand crafted product made from solid pine, is fully jointed and fully assembled for your convenience. This table features a removable lid to reveal a private sleeping area and a separate storage compartment for vitamins, supplements and accessories etc. The larger table is an ideal option as your tortoise matures and grows or should you wish to keep multiple tortoises together.
Tortoise table – 91cm L x 61cm W x 16.5cm H
Sleeping area – 41.5cm L x 17.5cm W x 13.5cm H
Sleeping area entrance – 14.5cm W x 12.5cm H
Storage area – 17.5cm L x 14cm W x 13.5cm H
This complete package includes;
Large Tortoise Table
The Tortoise Den Adjustable Lighting Bracket
Arcadia Ceramic Clamp Lamp 140mm
Arcadia D3 UV Basking Lamp 80w
Zoo-Med Repti Rock Feeding Bowl Combo-Small
HabiStat Reptavite 100g
Cuttlefish, 1 piece
2 x 6 Litre Bag of Coco Coir Substrate
Information Care Sheet and Insurance Leaflet
Please note: This tortoise table is intended for indoor use only. Products in the package may occasionally vary slightly from the pictures as shown but will be of the same good quality standard.
This package deal is available for delivery via our professional, animal specialist courier www.walkerseurotransport.co.uk, please see 'Delivery' for information and charges.
Collection in person is FREE of charge but must be via a pre-arranged appointment only. Please view our FAQ’s or Delivery information for further details.
We recommend that you take out pet insurance and there is a voucher included with your purchase. To activate the insurance you may telephone or visit the ExoticDirect website and click 'Activate Voucher' following onscreen prompts, within 14 days of your date of purchase.