Showing 1-8 of 8 articles

Healthy Treats for Your Reptile

Reptiles have unique diets, but like dogs and most other pets, they like treats too In fact, many of them need healthy and tasty treats once in awhile in order to fulfill all of their...
A yellow dotted pet reptile with a healthy diet of treats and foods

The Benefits of Treats for your Turtle

Turtles, more than other pets, are sensitive to monotonous diets They crave variety If you continually feed your turtle the same bland food day after day, they will lose interest in feeding...
A small turtle with their mouth open in anticipation of a vegetable treat

A Reptile’s Daily Diet

What reptiles like to eat is as specific as how they like to acquire it Many reptiles can be happy with inexpensive, readily available "people" foods But, as you will see from the guide...
Corncob colored prehistoric pet lizard licking a yellow dandelion

Foods Reptiles Should Avoid

Feeding Carnivorous Reptiles Feeding your reptile live animals can be dangerous for many reasons: Bacteria are common in live meat — particularly in the bodies of rodents...

Monitoring Your Turtle’s Health

As with any other pet, it’s important to keep a watch on your turtle and his health Turtles are less conventional pets though and this may not be as simple as, say, telling if your dog is...
Pet turtle wearing a shell arrayed with patterns white, black, and yellow

Celebrating the Holidays with Your Reptile

Just how do you celebrate the holidays with your reptile friends The same way you do with humans: gifts, food and time together Gifts for your reptile: You can give the gift of privacy...
Your pet snake may be wiser than you think—observing your behavior during the holidays

Keeping Your Reptile Clean

Most reptiles are messy They do a lot of digging, disruption of their substrate, shedding, water splashing and defecating In nature, these factors present no particular problem to the...
Owner of small pet reptile assessing the hygiene of the creature

Oral Care for Your Reptile

Your pet is vulnerable to a host of health problems stemming from his own mouth The most common dental condition is mouth rot Mouth rot, or Ulcerative Stomatitis, is an infection of your...
The fleshy insides of a pet reptile's mouth visible, no signs of rot