B Grade Turtles may have the following: shell imperfections, nipped tails, neck sore, eye issues, missing nails ect. B Grade Turtles Come With No Warranty Or Guarantee The Southern Painted Turtles (Chrysemys picta dorsali) originate and can be seen basking in creeks, streams, rivers, shallow ponds and lakes in parts of Missouri, Tennessee, Arkansas, down into Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana and Texas. It is a very friendly and curious turtle. The Southern painted turtles that we have for sale at My Turtle Store have been known to eat food from their owner’s hands. They prefer a habitat with a soft bottom and shallow water. This is a very good community turtle. We rank them as a beginner turtle. The Southern painted turtle is omnivorous. In the wild it feeds on mostly plants, insects, insect larva and algae. In captivity they tend to enjoy turtle pellets, green leaf lettuce, and small cut up pieces of fish along with freeze dried krill. However with that said you must remember to feed all your turtles a variety of different foods. Never feed just one type of food on a regular basis. To learn more about Hatchling Southern Painted Turtles or any other item that we have for sale, please Call us toll free at 1-800-277-9286 we have staff available Monday to Friday from 8am until 5 pm eastern time.