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© Manuel Wegehaupt

The ultimate book

 about the species-appropriate keeping of the European Tortoises

 

TitelNaturalistic

Format DIN A5, quality hardcover,

352 pages, 530 colour photos,

4 diagrams, 1 tables, 7 infoboards,
 

The core content of the book applies to all species of European Tortoises.

45,40 € include shipping international.

You can order the book directly by E-mail from the publishers:

wegehaupt-verlag@gmx.de

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Dear friends of nature, lovers of tortoises, keepers and breeders,

Hermann‘s Tortoises are undoubtedly the terrestrial chelonians that are most commonly kept in human care.

Even though the first specimen was scientifically described as long ago as in 1789 by GMELIN, our knowledge of these archetypical animals is still
relatively young. In fact, it has only been for a few years that basic information has been emerging on subjects as fundamental as their dietary requirements and
associated metabolic functions in particular.

I have written this book as a tortoises friend of many years and as a breeder of, amongst others, Hermann‘s Tortoise. It is a summary of my own experiences, gathered from years of observation of specimens in captivity, in natural habitats, and from the exchange of information with other keepers and breeders.

I have consciously attempted to convey my own knowledge and understanding of rather complex biological processes in a very simplified manner so that the respective concepts are as widely comprehendable as possible.

If this book helps only a few small tortoises hatched in human care and never seeing their southern homelands to live to their natural life expectancy, then my work will have reached its intended goal.

45,40 € include shipping international.

You can order the book directly by E-mail from the publishers: wegehaupt-verlag@gmx.de

Pleas send your order per E-Mail with posting address, I will then reply with the payment details.

A discounted rate of 6 books for the price of 5 is available to all associations and for bulk orders.


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