Good water quality is key to starting a successful turtle habitat, and keeping it clean and healthy is essential for maintaining an ideal environment for your turtle to live. With the proper conditions, you’ll be sure to get the most out of your vivarium, so you can spend more time enjoying the aquatics hobby and less time troubleshooting issues that arise from poor tank conditions.
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When starting a new turtle tank or changing your water, it is necessary to use a water conditioner that will eliminate harmful chemicals, such as chlorine, chloramines, and heavy metals, from your tank. API® TAP WATER CONDITIONER™ treatment makes tap water safe for all aquatic reptiles and amphibians by neutralizing the chemicals commonly found in tap water. This treatment works instantly to dechlorinate aquarium and/or vivarium water, so you can start enjoying your underwater world right away.