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Basic guidelines for anyone considering the pursuit of a professional career in herpetology.
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
Even though herps have gone mainstream as pets, there’s still an enormous amount of ignorance and misinformation about their husbandry floating around
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.
Herp clubs exists for every aspect of the hobby. Some focus on herpetoculture, some on field observation and many blend both.
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.