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19 Frequently Asked Questions About Bearded Dragons

19 Frequently Asked Questions About Bearded Dragons

What makes bearded dragons so unique? To help you understand the intricacies of this particular species, we’ve assembled some bearded dragon facts and answers to commonly asked questions. Check it out!

Are Bearded Dragons Good Pets for Beginners?

Are Bearded Dragons Good Pets for Beginners?
If you're a beginner to reptile ownership, here are some pros and cons to getting a bearded dragon as a pet!

What Can Bearded Dragons Eat? The Best Food for Bearded Dragons

What Can Bearded Dragons Eat? The Best Food for Bearded Dragons
Check out these answers to commonly asked bearded dragon feeding questions, as well as our recommendations for the best food for bearded dragons!

Why Do Hognose Snakes Play Dead?

Why Do Hognose Snakes Play Dead?
There is one aspect in particular that makes these adorable creatures stand out, and it’s the way they play dead in the wild. Keep reading for some interesting information about how hognose snakes survive in the wild and how it applies to their behavior in captivity.

Guest Post: Hedgehog Diet and Nutrition

Guest Post: Hedgehog Diet and Nutrition
The single best food for an African Pygmy Hedgehog diet has not yet been created. Instead, it’s best to offer a larger variety for your hedgie to choose from; that way, you may just hit on the right ingredients for a good and healthy diet.

17 Frequently Asked Questions About Hognose Snake Care

17 Frequently Asked Questions About Hognose Snake Care
Why are hognose snakes the way they are? What’s the purpose of their unusual features and characteristics? And how do you take care of a hognose snake pet? We’ve collected answers to some of the most common questions related to these wonderful creatures!

Why Won't My Hognose Snake Eat?

Why Won't My Hognose Snake Eat?
Look out for these common mistakes many inexperienced keepers make with hognose snakes. Additionally, be mindful of these basic rules in order to ensure your hognose is eating consistently, happy, healthy, and is around for many years to enjoy as a companion pet.

Adapting 8-12 g Reptilinks food for Tiny Garter Snakes

Adapting 8-12 g Reptilinks food for Tiny Garter Snakes
Rus Wilson discusses his experiences with adapting Reptilinks to feed tiny garter snakes, including comparisons with other prey sources.

The meaning of "Natural Diet" and Reptile Feeding

The meaning of "Natural Diet" and Reptile Feeding
Kingsnakes get their very name, in part, because of their varied natural diet. They will eat most anything in the wild they can catch including birds, eggs, rodents, reptiles, amphibians and fish. Many experts believe rodents make up the smallest percentage of a wild King’s natural diet.

What Reptilinks should my Tegu eat?

What Reptilinks should my Tegu eat?
By Tyler Helble Tegus are not recommended for the novice keeper, as they require considerable knowledge of reptile husbandry.  Proper enclosures, s...