Western Painted turtles for sale are some of the most common aquatic turtle pet and can live for up to 50 years in captivity. Western painted turtles for sale are very active and love to swim. While they are mostly aquatic, these diurnal turtles also enjoy a dry, warm place where they can climb out and bask under a heat light. A great habitat would be a large aquarium. A filter is recommended to help keep the water clean, and you will want to include an assortment of rocks, ramps, docks or other turtle accessories to provide ample space for climbing. A garden or outdoor pond is another common habitat solution for western painted turtle for sale. Turtles are social animals and can be kept together as long as you provide enough space in their habitat.