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Yes you should be concerned. There should be a basking area with a temp around 90

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How often do an adult red eared slider eat?

they should be eating at least 2 a day.

How long can a red eared slider in captivty go with out eating?

well I'm looking for an answer to this question because all four of my turtles have stopped eating, I'm more concerned about my 1 year old male who is the smallest and will not eat food offered or sitting they haven't touched their food for about a week or two what should i do? ;P

Why is your yellow belly slider turtle not eating?

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Why is your Red Eared Slider Turtle not eating?

If your Red Eared Slider Turtle is not eating, it could mean a few things. They could be sick, their water could be too cold, or they are just being stubborn. If they don't eat for a long time, then you really should contact a vet, pricy as it may be.

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What might it mean if your red eared slider isn't eating?

It probly means it is sick or dieing.

Does Inez like Slider in Cyberchase?

she does but Inez should change her mind about slider and start to like Matt already

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Baby yellow bellied slider doesnt seem to be using his back feet just dragging them he is also very lethargic very concerned for him?

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Should I get my slider another slider or keep him alone?

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If I have a male and a female slider turtle do I need to be concerned that they will have babies?

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What do you do after the red eared slider egg hatches?

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What does it mean when my male red-eye slider turtle bite my new female red-eye slider turtle?

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What are Good names for red eared slider?

good names for a red eared slider should be based on their personality/what they're like. hope this helped.

Should you feed your red eared slider turtle with a food tray?

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How often do red eared slider turtles need to go to the vet?

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Which is rarer a yellow bellied slider or a red ear slider?

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