Photo of Myrtle


15 years 3 months
3.72 lbs
Location: HAR East, Adoptions Lobby,
ID: PGH-A-101993

Meet Myrtle the turtle, a charming Red-Eared Slider with a vivacious personality. Despite her small size, she possesses a big heart and an insatiable appetite for life. If you're seeking a reptilian companion to join your family, Myrtle might be the ideal addition. As a Red-Eared Slider, Myrtle boasts a diverse diet, encompassing aquatic plants, insects, and the occasional treat of aquatic pellets or fish. She has a discerning palate and savors mealtime. It is essential to provide her with a balanced diet and ensure a hygienic environment for her overall well-being.If you are considering adopting Myrtle, please ensure that you can provide the following: A suitable enclosure complete with clean water, a basking area, and appropriate lighting. Consistent maintenance and care, including feeding, water changes, and health assessments. A commitment to Myrtle's well-being for the duration of her potentially lengthy life, as Red-Eared Sliders can live for several decades. A loving and patient environment in which Myrtle can continue to explore and thrive. Myrtle eagerly anticipates embarking on a new journey with her future family, creating cherished memories and savoring the joys of aquatic life together.

Thank you for your interest in adoption! We are open to process adoptions on a walk-in basis Tuesday – Friday from Noon to 6 p.m. On Saturday and Sunday, adoptions are from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.