About The

Tortoise Centre

About The Tortoise Centre

The Tortoise Centre is our specialist tortoise department located inside Wilton Pet Centre located in Bowers Gifford, Basildon in the heart of Essex.

Wilton Pet Centre is a family run business tht has been serving the people of Essex for over 40 years since the first started back in 1980.

Since the 1980’s we have been successfully breeding many different species of tortoise and are well known as one of the UK’s top tortoise breeders and suppliers.

We are involved in many C.I.T.E.S approved breeding projects around the world producing high-quality captive bred tortoises such as Sulcatas, Leopards, Red-Foots, Sri-Lankan and Indian Stars.

We also supply other species of tortoise such as Hermanns, Marginated, Horsefields, and Spur-Thighed tortoises.

Our shop and online store offer a full range of tortoise table and vivarium starter kits, food and accessories to keep your tortoise in peak condition and by your side for many years to come.

Our shop in Essex also offers a wide selection of animals such as exotic birds, reptiles, and pets along with all the supplies you need to keep them happy and healthy.

Feel Free To Pop In and Say Hello

We love to talk to tortoise and other pet owners and are always happy to offer free advice. If you ever want to pop in, you’re always welcome!

Our address is:

95-97 Pound Lane
Bowers Gifford
Basildon, Essex
SS13 2HN

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We’re open 7 days a week (except Christmas, New Year and Easter), even on bank holidays. Our opening hours are…

Monday – Saturday: 9am – 5pm
Sunday: 9am – 4pm
Bank Holidays: 9am – 2pm

Alternatively, feel free to call us on 01268 726216.

We hope to see you soon!

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