Can Turtles Eat Lettuce?

How much lettuce should I feed my turtle?

They say feed them as much as would fit in their head as if it were hollow. so about a head size of lettuce and pellets.

Can I feed my water turtle lettuce?

The best veggies are chopped dark leafy greens such as kale, collard, and mustard greens, Dr. Starkey says. Shredded carrots, squash, and zucchini are great foods that turtles can eat, too. You can also go with edible aquatic vegetation such as water lettuce, water hyacinth, and duckweed.

Is green leaf lettuce good for turtles?

Both make great salads! Lettuce (either red or green leaf or Romaine) is OK, but if you want to feed your turtles a leafy green that’s really good for them, try getting some dandelion leaves (larger supermarkets often have them in produce, next to the kale and mustard greens).