Raising mealworms to feed your pet reptiles, birds and amphibians is relatively easy, and eliminates all those emergency runs to the pet store when you realize you are out of food.
Reptiles and Amphibians
A fungus that infected frogs used to determine human pregnancy in the 40's and 50's is now capable of wiping out 50% of the world's amphibian population.
The Massachusetts Exotic Animal Law is simple. It state that it is illegal for anyone to possess any non-domesticated animal, including wild birds, mammals, fish, reptiles or amphibians unless the animal was owned before June 30, 1995.
Looking for an exotic pet to share your space? Lizards can be terrific new best friends.
The leopard gecko is a great choice for people just starting out owning lizards as pets. Their habitat requirements are easy to set up and maintain; this article gives an overview.
The leopard gecko is a great choice for people just starting out owning lizards as pets. Some of the background and traits of this lizard are given in this article.
Turtles need quite a bit of care and are not good pets for children. When paid attetion, they show intilligence and personality, surprizing in a reptile.
If you're looking for a beginner reptile, the green anole (Anolis carolinensis) is a good choice. The green anole is a small green lizard that is often referred to as the Ã¯Â¿Â½American chameleon' because of its ability to change from a dull brown to a...
The first requirement of building a reptile terrarium is understanding the requirements of your reptile. Different species of reptiles have different requirements, and not meeting the specific requires could result in illness or death.
For the right type of owners, reptile are a great pet. However, they take a lot of care and a very complex set up that most people fail to provide when buying an iguana. Here are some warnings and tips about caring for an iguana.
It's essential to anyone who lives near Bufo Toad habitats to be aware of this life threatening amphibian. If your child or pet comes in contact with a Bufo Toad, you will need to know proper first aid to save their life.
Although green iguanas are about the hardiest pet lizard available, they are still susceptible to disease. But with proper supplementation, temperature and iguana care and disease will be substantially reduced.
An overview of the sandfish skink, a type of lizard. These guys make extraordinary pets, and they're so darned cute!
Frozen and thawed foods tend to be safer for your pet reptile to consume then live bait.
This week marks not only Leap Day but the official "leap-off" of the Year of the Frog, a global campaign aimed at protecting the endangered populations of frogs and other amphibians around the world.