Posts About: Reptiles

Top 3 Terrarium Liners or Roll out the Carpet for your Reptile

Zilla Terrarium Liner GreenRoll out the carpet for your pet reptile! I mean this literally.

For your reptile‘s terrarium you need in any case some kind of material for the terrarium‘s floor. This material might be something loose like sand or gravel or it could be a terrarium liner.

What are the advantages of a terrarium liner for you and your pet reptile? Let‘s take a closer look.

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Top 10 Most Visited Posts in January 2018

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It‘s great to see what a wide variety of pets our readers care for! Thank you for visiting Animals Small and Big!

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Why aquatic Turtles go crazy for this Turtle Treat

Wardley Turtle TreatTurtles have a highly developed sense of taste. This is the reason why turtles go crazy for a turtle treat that makes your normally slow moving turtles paddle like crazy just to get fast to their favorite treat.

A turtle treat is as the name implies just a treat and not meant as whole turtle diet. Giving your turtles a treat keeps them interested and active and may deepen the bond between you and your turtle because you may hand feed it.

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Top 2 Reptile-safe Terrarium Water Conditioners around $5

water conditioner for reptilesYou need to add water to your terrarium to keep your turtles and other reptiles happy and healthy. In order to keep this water clean for your little reptile pet friends you need to add a reptile-safe terrarium water conditioner.

What are these reptile-safe terrarium water conditioners doing and what do you need to know for your terrarium and reptile pets? And while I‘m writing about reptile-safe water conditioners you may include here amphibians and fish. Of course. Continue reading

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Top 10 Most Visited Posts in December 2017

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It‘s great to see what a wide variety of pets our readers care for! Thank you for visiting Animals Small and Big! And have a happy Year 2018!

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Top 2 Reptile Heating Mats around $10

Vipe Reptile Heating PadAs you know reptiles need warmth as well as amphibians and insects because they can’t produce their own body heat and rely on outside sources for warmth. With a reptile heating mat you create a specific spot in your pet‘s terrarium.

With a reptile heating mat you provide the proper temperature for your specific pet reptile, amphibian or insect. Know the heating requirements for your reptile friend in order to offer the right warmth.

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Top 10 Most Visited Posts in November 2017

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Top 3 Decorative Reptofilters for Aquarium/Terrarium

Tetra Decorative Reptile Filter for AquariumsReptiles and amphibians love pretty environment as we do. By getting them a decorative Reptofilter you will make them happy. These Reptofilters work of course also for you and make the aquarium or terrarium look really nice.

Tetra Decorative Reptile Filter for AquariumsThese newer models of decorative Reptofilters work quietly so you see and have a waterfall in your pet‘s aquarium or terrarium but you don‘t hear any noise.

I found the following great models that are very decorative and come in different sizes so you can fit the right one in your aquarium or terrarium.

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Best MRP Diet for Fruit-eating Crested Geckos

Fruit-eating crested geckoAn MRP diet? What‘s that? If you have already a crested gecko or another fruit-eating reptile you know it. For everybody else and possibly future crested gecko owners: MRP means Meal Replacement Powder. An MRP diet is a full diet for crested geckos as well as for other fruit-eating reptiles such as gargoyles, day geckos, anoles, skinks, chameleons and iguanids.

What do you need to know about MRP diet for crested geckos, how to use it and how to feed it to your little guy? Here are some thoughts.

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Best Book about How to Care for Pet Turtles

How to Care for Pet TurtlesSo many people dream of having a turtle or turtles as pets. Are you one of them?

I‘m always fascinated by turtles, love how they move, eat, swim, everything about them.

But being fascinated of turtles doesn’t make me an expert in keeping them as pet – unless I find the right book with the right information that helps to decide which turtle would be the best and how to take care of these little guys so they stay healthy and happy for many many years.

Well, this book happens to be here.

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Top Fruit Fly Food for Frogs and Praying Mantis

How to feed praying mantisCould you imagine having a praying mantis as pet? And if yes, can you picture how you would feed your mantis? It is actually not very difficult to feed praying mantis. Their food consists of small insects such as fruit flies. And this is also the food you feed your pet frogs and all reptiles and amphibians that require small food.

The best fruit fly food for frogs and mantis comes as culture of wingless Drosophilas or with other words wingless fruit flies. Why wingless and what you have to know about this food I‘m about to explain.

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Top 10 Most Visited Posts in October 2017

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