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YBS and Maps

I have two Yellow Bellied Sliders and two maps myself, all adopted.

When I originally got them they were living together and for a time this was all well and good.

Unfortunately, the larger YBS started to show aggressive tendencies, so I had to seperate them all.

In my limited experience, I'd seperate the four (at least into the two species). The Maps need cleaner water anyway and four turtles are going to create a lot of waste! One of my Maps is currently suffering from a bacterial infection; this is after weekly whole cleans, daily water changes and filter cleaning.

Four turtles in one tank may seem cool at first, but eventually those turts are going to start getting territorial about space and food. Not worth the risk in my humble opinion.
 
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