Red-Eared Slider Care: Ensuring Health and Happiness

About Red-Eared Sliders

Red-eared sliders need more care and space than expected. They grow big, need a large tank, specific lighting, and proper diet.

Housing Red-Eared Slider

Red-eared sliders require large tanks like  plastic pond liners or Outdoor ponds with secure fencing can also be an option

Feeding Red-Eared Slider

Offer a diverse diet to red-eared sliders, including pellets and other foods, while avoiding overfeeding for optimal health.

Red Eared Slider Behavior

Understanding red-eared slider behavior is vital for their well-being. Pay attention to signs like claw fluttering and basking resistance.

Red-Eared Slider Health

Poor environment and diet cause health issues in red-eared sliders. Metabolic bone disease and vitamin A deficiency are common ailments.

Red-Eared Slider Lifespan

Red-eared sliders demand commitment, living up to 20 years in captivity and requiring proper care for their well-being.