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Why would our beardies suddenly stop eating?
North American hognose snakes go all out to sell their death act by opening their mouths and rolling their tongues in the dirt.
What events can young herpers attend to get information that they understand?
Blue is not a pigment in herps.
Hobbyists have embraced sulcata tortoises and made their
reproduction the biggest herpetocultural success story of recent times.
The herp industry wants its constituents to be successful raising and breeding the animals they acquire in order to grow the hobby.
Generalizations could be made based on the width of crawl tracks and the undulation pattern
Sand boas are most comfortable on a loamy, slightly moist soil mixture.
Road herping is a favorite way for many to see a lot of reptiles.
The presentations at IHS range from those meant for amateur herpers to pros, and you can learn about many topics, from herpetoculture to pure science and taxonomy.
Venomous reptiles inject or chew to deliver venom, while poisonous frogs have to be touched or eaten to deliver their toxins.
It’s not advisable to keep these two turtle species together.
Wild poison frogs are poisonous due to the insects they eat.
Inclusion body disease is known to strike pythons and boas.
Bearded dragons will eat a variety of things, including other lizards.
The Russian tortoise can be kept indoors.
The saying is not always accurate.
Green iguana lizards are living longer and healthier in captivity than they might otherwise have been.
Newborn pinkie, pinkie, peach fuzzy, fuzzy, crawlie, hopper, weanling, sub-adult, adult, and retired breeder
Look for snakes, but always remember to keep an eye out for other traffic, too!
If predators are able to smell or detect the presence of toad toxins coming off the snakes in some way, that might contribute to a successful deterrent.
Several of the tiny frogs among the dendrobatids display some tinges of blue.
While the bearded dragon and leopard gecko are most often recommended as the ideal beginner lizards, the blue-tongued skink can also make a good first lizard pet.
If your lizard lays eggs, set up an incubator with a moist medium for the eggs. Make sure to leave them in the same position you found them when you transfer them to the incubator.