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Honduran Wood Turtle behavior

The instant favorite of many people that have obtained them, Honduran Wood Turtles are pretty and fairly hardy. These animals are not too demanding and can be very rewarding pets when properly maintained.

In the wild, Honduran Wood Turtles are often found on land, although they are never far from water. They will appreciate a captive environment with lots of hiding places and often burrow into loose substrates. Honduran Wood Turtles can swim, though they do not remain in water all the time. Many adjust quickly to captivity and can make rewarding pets. It has been reported that they not get along very well with other species of turtles especially the males, which can get aggressive.

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