Do Leopard Geckos Bite?

Do Leopard Geckos Bite? Leopard geckos are known for being docile and making great pets for beginners and even young children. However, leopard geckos can bite! But have no fear, a bite from a leopard gecko is rarely more than a pinch and bruises nothing more than your ego! Leopard Geckos Are Docile and Make … Read more

The Best White Snakes to Keep as Pets

White Snakes

The Best White Snakes to Keep as Pets I’ve kept pet snakes and other reptiles for over 30 years and in that time I’ve been fortunate enough to have kept some of the most beautiful and unique snakes that I could find. But for many people, myself included, the allure of an all white snake … Read more

Do Turtles Have Teeth?

do turtles have teeth

Do Turtles and Tortoises Have Teeth Or Beaks? Turtles and tortoises have more in common with birds than they do with other reptiles! (at least when it comes to their teeth or lack of them!) Turtles and tortoises do not have teeth, instead they have beaks! Table of Contents Tortoise and Turtle Teeth Even though … Read more

Do Chameleons Bite?

Do Chameleons Bite

Do Chameleons Bite? Chameleons can bite, however they are reluctant to do so. Chameleons will display many warning signs like hissing, attempting to flee or hide and showing stress coloration before biting. A chameleon bite is usually a last resort. Table of Contents Do Chameleons Have Teeth? Chameleons possess what are known as acrodont teeth, … Read more

How Big Do Chameleons Get?

How Big Do Chameleons Get

How Big Do Chameleons Get? Top 10 Species Chameleons are ever increasingly popular pet reptiles that range in size from the very small to the very large. Most chameleons are large to medium sized reptiles, however small, micro-sized and even giant, cat-sized chameleons are kept by reptiles lovers everywhere! Chameleons are so unique with their … Read more

Cat Gecko Care Guide -Aeluroscalabotes felinus

cat gecko care

Cat Gecko Care; a Comprehensive Guide Cat geckos are nothing short of spectacular! It is fascinating to watch them methodically stalk their prey and pounce when the time is just right. If that wasn’t enough, observing them with their tails curled around their body just like cats do, is simply adorable! However, cat geckos are … Read more

How to Clean a Chameleon Cage?

Clean a chameleon cage

How to Clean a Chameleon Cage? The Best 3 Schedules Chameleons need their enclosure to be spot cleaned daily by performing the following 5 steps: Remove uneaten insects Remove feces and urates Clean and sanitize any area that came in contact with waste Soak up any spills or pooling water from the enclosure Give the … Read more

Do Ball Pythons Climb?

do ball pythons climb

Do Ball Pythons Climb? Can ball pythons climb? Yes, ball pythons can climb but does that mean they are arboreal (or semi arboreal) snakes? No it does not.  There is a distinct difference between having the ability to climb and with a species being arboreal (living in trees). Ball pythons are not arboreal, they are … Read more

Why Do Snakes Yawn?

why do snakes yawn

Why Do Snakes Yawn? I was watching my ball python this evening laying just outside its hide and all of a sudden she opened her mouth REALLY wide, slightly twisting her jaws, and then closed it again in one of the biggest “yawns” I’ve ever seen in my life! Of course a few seconds later … Read more

Can Crested Geckos Live Together?

crested geckos live together

Can Crested Geckos Live Together? What is better than a single crested gecko as a pet? MORE than one crested gecko of course! But, can crested geckos live together or should they each have separate enclosures? Crested geckos can be housed together as long as they aren’t both males. However, as we’ll see in this … Read more