Archive for the ‘Reptile’ Category

 

Shell Problems

Thursday, December 12th, 2019
All terrapins, turtles and tortoises have shells that vary hugely in terms of shapes, sizes and colours, that’s what makes them so individual and interesting. We will outline the main problems that can occur in hard s

5 Common Viruses That Reptiles Can Get

Thursday, November 21st, 2019
It’s important to note that although you can’t directly prevent viruses from being picked up and developing in your reptile to the best of your ability you can provide a stable environment that diminishes the possibi

4 Oldest Tortoises

Thursday, October 31st, 2019
Tortoises are known to have one of the longest lifespans in the animal kingdom averaging from 50 to 100 years. Although scientists cannot actually confirm how old a tortoise can get there have been some tortoises that ha

Reptile Profile: Leopard Tortoise

Thursday, October 10th, 2019
Retaining their name from the beautiful marking on their shells, Leopard Tortoises are amazing creatures. We take a closer look at what makes a Leopard Tortoise so unique. They are native to central and southern Africa a

Bearded Dragon Diet

Thursday, September 19th, 2019
Bearded Dragons eat both plants and animals so their diet should incorporate a range of fresh fruits, vegetables, leafy greens, proteins and fresh water to remain happy and healthy. We take a look at some different foods

4 Bedding Options for you Pet Snake

Thursday, August 29th, 2019
There are a lot of different options to choose from in regards to snake bedding so it is crucial you make an informed decision on which one you choose for your pet snake.  You must consider: your budget, the species o

Things to Consider Before Buying a Reptile

Thursday, August 8th, 2019
In recent years reptiles have become a popular pet choice. They do not require as much maintenance as a cat or dog and they are ideal for small living spaces. They do however require responsible pet ownership and specifi

Reptile Profile: Crested Gecko

Thursday, July 18th, 2019
Found originally on the tropical island of New Caledonia these small lizards make a perfect first pet for beginners. We take a closer look at makes the Crested Gecko so unique. Crested Geckos can make excellent first pet

Reptile Profiles: Children’s Python

Monday, June 24th, 2019
Found in the northern regions of Australia, this small non-venomous python is a beautiful creature. As they can live in various habitats they are able to adapt well in captivity. We take a closer look at these amazing py

Lifespan of a Turtle or Tortoise

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019
Turtles and Tortoises are animals that have a long lifespan with many of them even living decades and some even passing 100 years! No one really knows why turtles and tortoises live for so long however there are a few th