Websites that sell live turtles including Back Water Reptiles, Big Apple Pet Supply and Turtles and Tortoises. All three websites guarantee live arrival. Back Water Reptiles and Big Apple Pet Supply also sell turtle supplies and accessories.
Consumers who are thinking of purchasing a turtle should do their research and be sure that a turtle is a good fit for their lifestyle. When buying online, be aware that some species may be banned in certain states. Like any pet, turtles should not be released into the wild when they can't be cared for. Many pet turtles are considered an invasive species and can affect the populations of native turtles.