Why won't my turtle (a spiny turtle), that I've just recently bought, eat? It's been 1 week and the turtle still hasn't eat. The turtle is 12 inch (30 cm) long (I reckon she is quite old). I've tried putting it and it's food in warm water that's appropriate for her, putting her and it's food under the sun, and even tried variety of food, but it still won't eat. There are no signs of swollen eyes or mucus. She never yawns, she barely opens her mouth. She seems sluggish and doesn't move that much. Is she just adapting or there is an illness going on?

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    Welcome to pets.SE! If you have worries about your animal, please visit a vet. Do not wait for opinions of strangers from the internet! Nov 29, 2020 at 20:18
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    What temperature do the water have? Do you know h was the turtle fed by the last owner? Aquatic turtles do only eat in the water, because they can not swallow food without water. Nov 29, 2020 at 20:19
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    And maybe you can add a picture of her please? Nov 29, 2020 at 20:24
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    WIthout additional information we can not answer this question! Please help by answering the questions, asked in the other comments Nov 30, 2020 at 17:23


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