Toads have bumps, right? And frogs are smooth. Perhaps this is how you were taught to tell the difference between a frog and a toad. Wouldn’t it be nice if it were actually this simple?
Let’s face it… tiny pet turtles that stay small are irresistibly cute. So irresistible, in fact, that a law was put into place in the United States saying that turtles under four inches cannot be sold commercially.
Shell rot is the term that is used to refer to an infection that is anywhere on your turtle or tortoise’s shell.