If you’re considering a Seychelles giant tortoise as a pet, you’re in for a treat. These majestic creatures are not only beautiful but also incredibly fascinating. They are known for their long lifespan and docile nature, making them the perfect companion for those who want a low-maintenance pet with a lot of personalities. With proper care, a Seychelles giant tortoise can live well over 100 years.
|Scientific Name||Aldabrachelys gigantea|
|Size||Up to 4 feet in length and over 400 pounds|
|Lifespan||Over 100 years|
|Natural Habitat||Aldabra Atoll, Seychelles|
|Diet||High in fiber, low in protein|
|Enclosure Size||10 square feet per tortoise, but more space is ideal|
|Temperature Range||Basking spot: 85-90|