#71 and #72 were both Cherryhead tortoise eggs, from same clutch, same ship date, same delivery date. They both traveled around 600 miles. #71 was shipped to Soddy Daisy, Tennessee. #72 was shipped to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. #71 piped 7 days after being delivered (total days incubated 101). #72 piped 16 days after being delivered […]
This unboxing video was sent to me by a customer who clearly is beyond excited to receive her tortoise. Sydney is a first time tortoise owner and she did everything by the books! Asked the right questions, built her enclosure prior to delivery, and most important, she did her research on how to properly care […]
Instahatch eggs #55, #56 and #57 are Leopard instahatch eggs that were shipped to me from friend back on 4/17/19 and delivered on 4/18/19. They were shipped on DD (developmental day) 95. The first one hatched on 5/11/19. It took 23 days from the day of delivery to hatch. The total DD was 119. The […]
Instahatch egg #64 was an Eastern Hermann’s (Testudo hermanni boettgeri). It was laid on 3/3/19, shipped on 3/29/19, delivered on 4/30/19 and hatched 5/1/19. This egg was shipped to Iowa to a young girl named Lola. About a year ago Lola’s mom contacted me via facebook to tell me that her daughter was really into […]
This is instahatch egg #55 that was shipped to me from a friend in Connecticut. It was laid on 1/12/19, shipped on 4/17/11 and started to hatch on 5/10/19. This is a time lapse of it hatching. I hope you enjoy.
#59 < are Sicilian Western Hermann’s from the region of Madonie. They are unique in the fact that Tortstork is the only breeding program in the united states producing F2 (second generation) captive bred hatchlings from this particular region. But that isn’t what makes these two eggs so inspiring. These two eggs went to a […]
Instahatch #58 was shipped 1,258 miles to Gilbert, Arizona. This Sulcata Instahatch egg was shipped on 4/22/19, delivered on 4/23/19 and place in a 7 egg tiny incubator. The day after it arrived the outer shell starting to crack, but looked liked drying mud more so than a pip. So the owner cranked the humidity. […]
Sometimes I reach out to other breeders and ask them if i can buy eggs. Its a great way to prove that shipping eggs is an easy and reproducible. I teach them how to properly ship an egg. These three leopard eggs were shipped on 4/17/19, delivered on 4/18/19 and have yet to hatch. These […]
The 54th instahatch egg went to the director of theTurtleRoom!!!!!!!!!!!! He received a Sicilian western Hermann’s from the region of Madonie. It was shipped on 4/16/19, delivered on 4/17/19 and started to hatch 4 days later on 4/21/19. 56 days on incubation. Its doing awesome and is one gorgeous Sicilian Hermann’s.
When #51 hatched, the customer was so impressed and full of joy, she had to do it again. So she ordered two more the next week. So This woman hatched out three instahatch eggs!!!! #51 was delivered 4/9/19 and started to hatch on 4/10/19. #52 and #53 shipped on 4/15/19 and started to hatch on […]