The filter is a big part of keeping a pet turtle. Aquatic turtles are messy creatures, so choosing the right filter is a big part of keeping the turtle’s environment hygienic and attractive. However, it doesn’t stop there — if you have an aquatic turtle, you also need to know how to pick the best filter for your needs, how turtle filters work, and how to clean a turtle filter (because yes, that will be one of your routine chores).
Read about how to clean a turtle filter and other essential filter-related knowledge for turtle keepers in my article over at The Bio Dude: https://www.thebiodude.com/blogs/helpful-husbandry-faqs/here-s-what-you-need-to-know-about-filtration-for-pet-turtles
This article was written by Mariah Healey exclusively for use by The Bio Dude and originally published on November 8, 2021.