Reptiles Care Archives

How To Trim Iguana Claws

care-iguana Iguanas have extremely sharp claws which are handy for climbing trees, but can make handling iguanas difficult. Get into the habit of regularly trimming claws and make handling your iguana easier. Difficulty: Easy Time Required: 10 minutes Here’s How: Get a good pair of clippers. Gather all the supplies you will need – clippers, cornstarch [...]

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Frogs: A Gift They’ll Never Expect

care-frog If you’ve ever considered getting your grandkids a pet, you’ll want to read this It was last year at this time, a few days before my grandson’s fifth birthday, when I began to worry about what to get him. What wonderful something could his grandfather and I buy that would stand out from all the [...]

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Choosing a Pet Lizard and Basic Care

care-lizards First Things First Do your research: find out all you can about the type of lizard you want, then carefully consider if you can provide the care required over the entire lifespan of the lizard. For many lizards, you are making a long term commitment. While a lizard may be inexpensive, the equipment needed to [...]

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Five Snake Care Tips for Beginners

care-snake If you’re looking for an unusual, eye-catching pet, it’s hard to go wrong with a snake. They’re exotic enough to catch people’s interest, yet hardy enough to require minimal care. Nevertheless, uninformed first-time owners tend to make some basic mistakes, some of which can be quite costly. Here are some simple tips that can help [...]

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Gecko Care

care-gecko Gecko Care 101 If you’re thinking about getting yourself a gecko for company, congratulations! They make great pets. However, there is more to gecko care than putting it in a tank and feeding it a grape and a cricket every now and then. The Setup: Building a Home Geckos need a home that will suit the [...]

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Tips For Taking Care Of Pet Reptiles

care-tips If you are looking for a pet that is a little out of the ordinary, a reptile might be the right choice for you. You are going to have to learn a few new things to take proper care of them. Reptile ownership is a much different experience then owning your usual variety of pets. [...]

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