Surrendering a Turtle

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

  • The application form takes about 10 minutes to complete.
  • Please make sure all required fields (*marked by a red asterisk) are filled out then press the submit button at the bottom of the page.
  • You will be contacted within 14 days after your application has been submitted.
  • Please contact us if you have any questions.



Surrender Policies

  • Applicants must be at least 19 years of age
  • Applicants must be residents of British Columbia.
  • We are an Okanagan based organization therefore residents of the South Interior of the province take priority in our program.
  • We have limited space therefore approved applicants may be placed on a waiting list and notified when space is available.



Surrender Application Form

If you are uncertain say "uncertain"
If the name is uncertain say "uncertain"
Please measure the shell length from front to back.
If uncertain say "uncertain"
Please provide any additional information which you think may be relevant.