Underwater footage of Alligator Snapping Turtle, Barbours Map Turtle and
Red-ear slider Scavenging on large dead fish.
This shows a turtle biting at the tooth of an enclosure mate, Cataphractus.
Turtles and crocodiles are always testing out unusual objects for food by
mouthing the objects. This is an example of that behavior.
Tortoise is showing aggression toward a glove. Interesting footage,
but not uncommon
This Spurred Tortoise has a unique job.
Many Galapagos Breeders bring their tortoises to this facility and the
tortoise determines the gender of the Galapagos tortoises. It is
often difficult to tell the gender of young Galapagos Tortoises.
This Spurred Tortoise has 100% guess rate. He will usually show
aggression toward the males and this is how the breeders will select their
ratios for breeding.