List of Best Foods for Tegus

List of Best Foods for Tegus

October 14, 2017

If you are thinking of buying a tegu or if you already own one, it is important to know the answer to "What can I feed my tegu?"Tegus are fast growers with active metabolisms, so regular feeding is important. Tegu meal plans should include balanced, varied diet of prey, meat, fruit, vegetables with appropriate supplements. Here is an alphabetized, printable list of over 100 recommended foods with important notes on feeding frequency.

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Selecting the Best Bedding for Your Reptile

Selecting the Best Bedding for Your Reptile

October 12, 2017

Setting up a new reptile habitat is an exciting, but sometimes confusing, task for many keepers. Choosing a bedding (also known as a substrate) for the habitat is often one of the most bewildering considerations for fledgling keepers. The market is overflowing with different products like carpet, mulched wood, sand and more. But which one is right for your animal? Find out. 

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UVB Lighting for Reptiles: Simplifying the Science

UVB Lighting for Reptiles: Simplifying the Science

May 26, 2017

While may aspects of reptile husbandry are fairly straightforward, lighting is often a subject that causes keepers considerable confusion.This is especially true for those who must provide ultraviolet light to their pets, and many keepers are unsure of the best way to care for their critters. Myth and misinformation abound, which often leads to suffering pets and heart-broken keepers.

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Wow Factor of Reptiles and Amphibians

Wow Factor of Reptiles and Amphibians

March 25, 2017

Many reptiles have a long lifespan and gradually, the once cute reptiles, grow big and require proper husbandry to take care of them. Even if they are scaly or feathery or even furry, knowing how long an animal lives and how big they grow are very important. With herps, specific species care information should be researched before getting one home to keep. Reptiles are generally low-maintenance pets as they require less attention compared to a cat or a dog.

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Mobile Apps About Reptiles and Amphibians

Mobile Apps About Reptiles and Amphibians

March 19, 2017

The truth is, there are very few apps devoted to reptiles and amphibians. I have braved the app-stores and found what I believe to be the best list of mobile applications for herps. I have limited the selection to only those apps that appear active and that have positive reviews on at least one platform. Reviews may differ between versions and operating systems so I encourage you to do a confirm before you buy. 

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