I own a red eared slider turtle, I have had him for about 2.5 years now and everything has been great until recently. 2

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Customer: I own a red eared slider turtle, I have had him for about 2.5 years now and everything has been great until recently. 2 weeks ago he climbed out of his tank when my wife and I were away from home and fell approx 3-4 feet. There was no visible damage to him or his shell. He continued to swim and eat just fine for about a week and now he has stopped feeding. I tried changing his diet and triple checked the water temp and everything is on par. What might the issue be?
Answered by Jav917 in 2 hours 11 years ago
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Hello,

Can you tell me about teh set up?

Diet prey/veggies?

Filtration?

Size of tank?

UVB light? How old? Tube or coil?

Is the weather changing where you live?

Are you sure the turtle is a male?

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