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https://www.thesprucepets.com/turtle-shells-peel-1238366

Jul 31, 2019 ... In most turtles and tortoises, the scutes remain on the shell for life, which causes the shell to thicken and protects it. The outer layers of scutes can ...

https://www.turtleholic.com/turtle-shell-peeling/

Turtle shell peeling is a normal, natural process that all turtle species go through. ... Shedding its scutes is a means to keep a turtle's shell clean and free of any ... painted turtle, she always had a smooth appearance to her shell she is about 8 ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0IKiyTv3SDo

Dec 1, 2017 ... Shedding of the skin and shell scutes is a common occurrence in aquatic turtles, so no need to worry! In this Turtle 101 video, we'll cover what ...

https://animals.mom.me/mean-turtle-sheds-3001.html

Much more common than skin-shedding is scute-shedding, a process in which the turtle's shell scutes peel and flake off to be replaced by new ones. This is ...

http://turtle_tails.tripod.com/raisingbabyturtles/tour15.htm

Yes it is very common for the shells of many water turtle species to peel periodically. Look at Rusty, a male midland painted turtle. Rusty has the the frizzes.

https://www.cuteness.com/article/red-ear-slider-turtle-skin-peeling

Semi-aquatic turtles liked red-eared sliders grow by molting. The process involves sloughing off scutes—those scale-like plates on the shell—to accommodate ...

http://www.turtleforum.com/forum/upload/index.php?/forums/topic/170326-shell-rot-or-shedding/

that is a picture of my turtle, just wondering if he has shell rot, or is just shedding. 7 month old Eastern Painted Turtle.

http://www.turtleforum.com/forum/upload/index.php?/forums/topic/127500-painted-turtle-has-peeling-shell/

The peeling on the painted you are seeing is called shedding. What happens in the top layer of the scute, the segments of the shell, peel back ...

https://animals.howstuffworks.com/reptiles/turtle-shell1.htm

For most species, as the turtle and its shell grow, the scutes on the shell shed or peel away to make way for newer, larger scutes. Shedding is a natural process, ...

https://www.allturtles.com/turtle-shedding/

Shedding Red Eared Slider ... Aquatic turtles such as map turtles (Graptemys), cooters (Pseudemys), painted turtles, ... to panic if it seems like the turtle shell is peeling off.