Pet Turtles at Petco
Turtles can make great pets, and Petco can be a great resource for finding one! Here, we look at the pets and prices you can expect to find at Petco.
What Kinds of Pet Turtles Are Available at Petco?
Petco offers a variety of terrariums, waters, and habitats, with a range of pet turtles to choose from. Types of turtles you may find in store include:
- Red-ear Slider Turtles – These turtles have red stripes around their ears, and are capable of surviving in warm and cold climates. Prices range from $5 to $20.
- Diamondback Turtles – These turtles have diamond-shaped patterns on their shells and thrive in warm climates. Prices range from $5 to $30.
- Eastern Box Turtles – With a distinctive yellow-striped pattern on their shells, these turtles don’t require much light and make good indoor pets. Prices range from $10 to $50.
- Painted Turtles – These colorful turtles are one of the most popular types of pet turtles. Prices range from $10 to $20.
What Else Do I Need to Create the Perfect Turtle Habitat?
In addition to the turtle itself, Petco offers a range of other accessories to help you create the perfect habitat for your pet. These include:
- Terrariums – These tanks, typically rectangular or round, come in a range of sizes and materials. Prices range from $15 to $50.
- Aquariums – Larger tanks, available in glass or acrylic, come in both freshwater and saltwater varieties. Prices range from $25 to $200.
- Decorations – From stones and plants to pirate ships and castles, there’s an array of decorations available to spruce up your turtle’s habitat. Prices range from $5 to $25.
- Lighting and Heating – Special lights and heat sources will help keep your pet at the perfect temperature. Prices range from $5 to $50.
How Much Are Turtles at Petco?
The price of turtles at Petco varies widely depending on the type of turtle and accessories desired. Generally, prices for turtles start from $5 and the cost of accessories can range from $5 to $200. All in all, creating the perfect habitat for your pet turtle can cost anywhere from $10 to $250.