Box turtles are the most popular turtle breeds in the whole world. You are bound to see at least a box turtle in a damp area. This breed of turtle is very territorial and live in one place for their entire lifetime. If you remove a box turtle from its place of birth, say about a mile away from it, It will spend most of its life searching for it unless it finds it. To have a box turtle as a pet its very important for you to create a living environment which is very close to its natural environment. The Box turtle is omnivores which makes it the most preferred of the turtle breeds as pets.