The Top 12 Best Turtles For Pets

12.Central American Wood Turtle

11.Red Ear Slider Turtle They Can live anywhere from 50 to 70 years.

10.African Aquatic Side neck Turtle These aquatic turtles can live up to 25 years, can grow anywhere from 8 to 18 inches long

9. Reeve's Turtle In captivity the can be expected to live for 10 to 15 years.

8. Caspian pond Turtle these water turtles are very personable turtles and quickly learn to recognize their keepers.

7. Painted Turtle The painted turtle is the most widespread turtle in North America.

6. Eastern Box Turtle As their name implies, the eastern box turtle is found in the eastern United States.

5. Mississippi Map Turtle They are easy keepers but need excellent water quality.

4. Greek Tortoise The Greek Tortoise spends much of its time grazing.

3. Red-Footed Tortoise Red foot Tortoises have an average lifespan ranging from 30 to 50 years, so these are truly a commitment.

2. Russian Tortoise Female Russian tortoise can start to lay eggs when she's just 4.5 inches long.

1. Yellow-Footed Tortoise These tortoises can be quite personable but they can be shy.