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Tips for handling your Reptiles and understanding defensive cues

Tips for handling your Reptiles and understanding defensive cues

Handling your reptiles can sometimes be a challenge. What is the best approach? How we create a positive association with me as a keeper and my pet? Let this helpful article guide you on the ins and outs of handling your pet reptiles.
  • Josh Halter
Red Bulbs and Reptiles - Why they are detrimental and can harm your pets photoperiod

Red Bulbs and Reptiles - Why they are detrimental and can harm your pets photoperiod

Red bulbs and reptiles are a very common item available in the pet trade. To put it short they are one of the worst products that you can utilize when simulating photoperiods for your herps.  Let this article guide you on better nighttime heating alternatives.
  • Josh Halter
Natural Disasters and Reptiles - What you need to be PREPARED!

Natural Disasters and Reptiles - What you need to be PREPARED!

Let's face it, at least once in our lives we will deal with a major act of god. Whether it is a hurricane or extensive power outage, there are things all keepers should have set aside to be ready in the event of an emergency and your animals must be kept alive or transported.  Let this helpful article guide you with the correct stuff.
  • Josh Halter
Why is my reptile shedding? What do I need to look for with shedding animals?

Why is my reptile shedding? What do I need to look for with shedding animals?

My snake is shedding! Do I need to help it? The answer is NO! Learn all about why reptiles and amphibians shed and as a keeper things you can do to help them have a healthy shed cycle.
  • Josh Halter
Is my terrarium large enough? What size is best for your reptiles?

Is my terrarium large enough? What size is best for your reptiles?

How do I figure out what size enclosure my reptile needs? What is too small and why? Let the Dude's helpful article give you the tools to choose and design the perfect enclosure for your pet.
  • Josh Halter
10 common myths about reptiles and their care

10 common myths about reptiles and their care

The top ten reptile keeping myths! Reptiles are much smarter than what they are given credit for. Their niche, beauty and uniqueness make them a story behind lots of husbandry myths. Learn more about them with the this helpful guide.
  • Josh Halter

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