Reptile Care Blog

Here's Why Your Ball Python Won't Eat

Here's Why Your Ball Python Won't Eat
If your ball python won’t eat, keep reading to learn some common reasons why, as well as some methods you can employ to get your pet to start chowing down again!

Should I Get A Ball Python As A Pet?

Should I Get A Ball Python As A Pet?
If you’re thinking about getting a ball python as a pet, you have to consider whether you can provide the proper care and handling. Let’s take a quick dive into what makes ball pythons unique and compare them to other popular pet reptiles!

12 Frequently Asked Questions About Ball Pythons

12 Frequently Asked Questions About Ball Pythons
If you’ve considered adding a ball python to your family or you’re curious about ball python care, you’ve probably asked a few of these questions. So let me save you some time by answering them!

The Best Food for Blue Tongue Skinks

The Best Food for Blue Tongue Skinks
Despite having the capacity for a varied diet, there are still some foods you should prioritize to maintain a healthy blue tongue skink diet. Click here to learn more!

Bearded Dragon Gut Content and Opportunistic Hunting

Bearded Dragon Gut Content and Opportunistic Hunting

How does the bearded dragon’s natural habitat affect its eating habits, and what impact does it have on how you should feed your pet? We’ve done the research to help you sort fact from fiction.

How Smart Are Tegus? Understanding Tegu Intelligence

How Smart Are Tegus? Understanding Tegu Intelligence
One of the largest reptile species commonly kept as pets — tegus — are known for being smart. But why is this the case? Keep reading to learn more about tegu intelligence and why this makes them such great pets!

Beginner's Guide to Tegu Feeding and Care

Beginner's Guide to Tegu Feeding and Care
These distant cousins of the monitor family aren’t as popular among most reptile owners. And that’s a real shame because tegus are some of the smartest and most interesting lizards you can keep as a pet!

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.