Our turtle adoption service is temporarily closed. It will be operational again as soon as possible.

Adoptiong a Turtle

If you are interested in adopting a pet turtle or tortoise, please read our Adoption Policies then fill out and submit an Adoption Application Form below (scroll down).

  • The application form takes about 15 minutes to complete.
  • Please make sure all required fields (*marked by a red asterisk) are filled out.
  • Please allow 2-3 weeks for us to review your application.
  • You will be contacted after your application has been processed.
  • Please contact us if you have any questions.



Turtles up for Adoption

We currently have no turtles up for adoption. More turtles will be available shortly!



Adoption Policies

  • In order to adopt a pet turtle or tortoise, applicants must fill out and submit an application form below and demonstrate that they are prepared to provide proper long-term care according to our standards.
  • Applicants must be residents of British Columbia and residents of the South Interior of the province take priority in our program.
  • Interviews are required before adoptions take place and we may require you to prove that you have an appropriate set-up.
  • The number of turtles available for adoption at a time is limited therefore approved applicants may be placed on a waiting list and notified when more turtles become available.



Adoption Application Form

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