Baby Red Foot Tortoise Geochelone carbonaria Red Foot Tortoisesare one of the most popular species of Tortoises available for people that are new to tortoise care. They have beautiful and unique, bright red legs along with yellow and sometimes red markings on their heads. They’re native to a wide range of habitats, making them a very hardy species that are easier to care for than some other species. Your Baby Red Foot Tortoise will love to cool off, soaking in water that isn’t too deep for the tortoise. They are omnivorous creatures that thrive on both plant and animal matter in their natural habitats but meat should not be part of a daily diet. Red Foot Tortoises are active tortoises that enjoy wandering and carrying on, but it’s essential that they have a place to take refuge.