An exotic species, the Reeve’s Turtle is widely accepted as a great turtle for first time keepers. They can be identified by their distinct white stripes along their heads and their black or brown carapaces. These aquatic turtles are known for their basking habits and friendly personalities. The care required for the Reeve’s Turtle is similar to the care required by Red Ear Slider Turtles, the only difference being that they require somewhat shallower water depths. Check out the supplies at MyTurtleStore.com to create the perfect habitat for your turtle. The Reeve’s Turtles have great appetites and really enjoy our turtle foods. These exotic turtles will make a great addition to any turtle habitat!