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Exotic Insect Feeders for your Herps

Silkworm larvae, tomato hornworms, Phoenix worms, locusts, fruit flies, cock roaches--your lizards and frogs will eat them

Advanced Chameleon Keepers Only!

There are some chameleon species that are delicate and best kept only by those with a great deal of experience.

Which Gecko Species is Right For You?

Find the best gecko for you and help it thrive.

Caring For Giant Day Geckos

The giant day gecko (Phelsuma grandis) possesses jewel-tone colors and an interesting personality to match.

Keeping Fat-Tailed Geckos

Fat-tailed geckos can live for more than 20 years.

Tokay Gecko Care

The tokay gecko is a well-known but poorly understood, species.

Carpet Chameleon Care Tips

Carpet chameleons are beautiful, easy to tame, hardy and healthy chameleons.

Create a Habitat for your Chameleon

With relatively simple modifications (such as adding some appropriate plants), the right type of room can become a great home for a large chameleon.

Leopard Gecko Heating and Care

Can I heat my leopard gecko with just an undertank heat strip?

Abronia Arboreal Alligator Lizard

Expert Care For The Abronia Lizard

The Frilled Dragon

Expert Care Tips For The Frilled Dragon

Australian Tree Skink Care

Discover a wonderful pet lizard you've never heard about.

Iguana Lifespan and Proper Care

How long will a captive green iguana live?

Chinese Water Dragon Care

The Chinese water dragon is perfect for those who want a beautiful reptile for a tropical vivarium.

Chinese Crocodile Lizard Care Tips

Expert care tips for the Chinese crocodile lizard.

Pink-Tongued Skink Care and Breeding

Tips on caring for Hemisphaeriodon gerrardii.

The Insider’s Guide to the Giant Day Gecko

Phelsuma grandis makes a great pet lizard.

An Owner's Guide to the Argus Monitor

There's never a dull moment when keeping Varanus panoptes horni.

Leopard Lizard Care Tips

Gambelia wislizenii are among the underrated reptile species native to the United States.

Build Your Own Chameleon Lizard Cage

Building your own chameleon lizard cage is often a satisfying experience.

Bearded Dragon Basking Open Mouth

Why do bearded dragons bask with their mouth open?

Essential Care for the Electric Blue Day Gecko

Lygodactylus williamsi requires specific care due to its dwarf size.

Expert Care Tips for the Red Tegu

Tupinambis rufescens is one of the most beautiful lizards to keep

Crested Gecko Morph Madness

A variety of crested gecko morphs are created every year

Cuban False Chameleon

Care for the cryptic Cuban false chameleon.

Chameleon Health Tips

Tips on keeping your chameleons healthy.

Blue-Spotted Monitor

Care for the rare and challenging blue-spotted monitor (Varanus macraei).

Anole Lizard Care

How do you take care of an anole lizard?

Beginner Lizard Care

Your new lizard requires specific items for good care.

Herp Habitats: Chameleon

Create a roomy habitat for your chameleon.

Leopard Gecko Cage Sand

Is calcium sand OK to use for my leopard gecko? Is sand OK to use?

Gecko Not Eating

My gecko is not eating and his front right leg is puffed up with redness on the leg.

Iguana Eye Problem

Why can't my iguana open its eyes?

Lizard Eye Injury

My lizard seems to have scratched her eyeball and keeps it closed most of the time.

Lizards and Chemicals

Can I use Goo Gone to remove the sticky trap glue from a lizard?

Iguana Egg Problems

What is wrong when your reptile only lays one egg?

Feeding Spiny-Tailed Lizards

Some say the spiny tailed lizard is mainly carnivorous, some say they are just like the green iguana and purely herbivorous, and others say they are 50/50. Which is it?

New Chameleon and Supplements

Can I overdose my chameleon on calcium/vitamin supplements if using a full sunlight lamp for 12 hours a day? Should I switch to a calcium supplement with no D3?

Bearded Dragon With Swollen, Irritated Beard

Why would my bearded dragon get a swollen, irritated beard?

Healthy Gecko Not Eating

My gecko is not feeding. He was checked out and seems healthy. What could be wrong?

Correct Temperature for a Bearded Dragon

I have heard many different temperatures for the high and low areas for a bearded dragon. What’s the real truth?

White Substance on Chameleon's Nose

What could the white substance on my chameleon's nose be?

Beta Carotene and Lizards

Will certain vitamins help intensify the coloration of my lizard?

Lizard Rear Limb Problems

The facts about why your lizard can't move its back legs.

Gecko Shedding Cycles

Are there any problems with a gecko shedding after an injury is healed?

Keeping Different Herps and Reptiles in the Same Cage

Can you put chameleons, bearded dragons and tree frogs in the same cage together?

Bearded Dragons Not Gaining Weight

My bearded dragon eats well, but doesn't gain any weight. What's wrong with him?

Crested Gecko Care

Crested Gecko Lighting Tips

The Importance of Proper Lighting

My lizard is missing most of his tail and two digits on his right hind limb.

Bearded Dragon Digging

Any Information you can give me about bearded dragons would be very helpful.

Gecko Bite

Is a gecko or lizard bite dangerous if a child, is bitten? What is the treatment if a child is bitten?

Haitian Curly Tail Lizard Care

My Haitian curly tail lizard is hiding in the sand. Should I dig him up, or leave him?

Pet Geckos

Shopping for a pet gecko.

Bearded Dragon Lizard Diet

Am I overfeeding my bearded dragon?

Chameleon Lizard With Long Nails

My lizard’s nails are getting long. Do I or a vet need to trim them?

Gecko Lizard Tail Loss and Growth

Will my son's African fat-tailed gecko regrow its tail?

Lizard Spaying and Neutering

Can lizards be sterilized, and how difficult is this procedure?

Basilisk Lizard Care and Information

Information on the green or plumed basilisk (Basiliscus plumifrons), common or brown basilisk (B. basiliscus), red-headed basilisk (B. galeritus) and brown or striped basilisk (B. vittatus).

Leopard Gecko Lizards Not Eating

Could leopard gecko lizards that are not eating be caused by poor husbandry or based on territorial behavior?

Aggressive Iguana

Why has my iguana become so aggressive and territorial?

Lizard Nail Trimming

My lizard's nails are getting long. How do you go about cutting or trimming them?

Iguana Lizard With Swollen Leg

What could be the cause of my green iguana's swollen limb?

Bearded Dragon Supplements

What kind of calcium and vitamins should I give to my bearded dragon?

Feeding Lizards Vegetables

What vegetables should I feed my lizard?

Meller's Chameleon Care

Why is the Meller's Chameleon so difficult to take care of?

Bearded Dragon Nutrition

Should I use crickets and mealworms for my bearded dragon lizard?

Treating a Lizard Limb Fracture or Swollen Limb

Should the reptile's leg be immobilized before going to the vet?

Bearded Dragon Lizard Shedding Problems

Is it a problem if my bearded dragon doesn't shed completely?

Bearded Dragon Cage and Heating Requirements

What is a good size cage for a bearded dragon?

Handling Chameleons

The guy at the reptile show said that if I handled my chameleon enough he would not bite when he was older. Is this true?

Rescued Green Iguana

What should I do with a green iguana I rescued?

Caring for Bearded Dragon Lizards

Quick tips for taking care of a bearded dragon lizard.

Seeds and Bearded Dragons

Are sunflower seeds bad for a bearded dragon?

Baby Chameleon Not Feeding

I put crickets in the chameleon's cage and I also feed it mealworms in a dish. The chameleon does not seem to eat enough. Any suggestions?

Mixing Different Lizard Species

Can I put a bearded dragon and a frilled dragon in the same cage?

Bearded Dragon Will Not Eat

My bearded dragon recently stopped eating and I was wondering what would cause this?

Hibernating Chameleons?

Do chameleons hibernate during the winter?

Lumps Lizards Head

My reptile has a bump on its face that is spreading. Could this be cancer?

Chameleon Spinal Injury

Our lizard is getting better, but his back legs remain limp, and he does not spontaneously eat. Any suggestions?

Feeding Reptiles Raw Eggs

Should I feed my lizard raw- or hard-boiled eggs?

Geckos Dragons

Is it OK to keep different herps together?

Cast Your Vote

What lizards do you keep?