Indian Star Tortoises are one of the most exquisite and unique tortoises in the world making them one of the most desired species by keepers. The patterns and markings on the shells of the Indian Star Tortoise are what make them so desirable, but care for this species requires a great deal of knowledge and effort. The native habitat of the Indian Star Tortoise is semi-arid grassland which is why they’re accustomed to a high-fiber diet.Indian Star Tortoises are strict herbivores that require calcium supplements and a great deal of attention to their diets and habitat. Indian Star Tortoises need water to drink as well as water to soak in. High-output UV-B full spectrum light is necessary for optimum health in indoor habitats. These exquisite creatures require knowledgeable keepers who understand the vital necessities of the Indian Star Tortoise.