Can Tortoises Eat Grass? [Are There Any Benefits In Doing So?]

Can Tortoises Eat Grass? [Are There Any Benefits In Doing So?]

Our pet tortoises make great company and we often like to be around them: both in the house and also outside. Whilst tortoises typically like to please themselves, owners do need to keep a watchful eye over their pets when outdoors. Naturally, owners may have some questions relating to what …

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Can Bearded Dragons Eat Lettuce [What Owners Must Know]

Can Bearded Dragons Eat Lettuce? [What Owners Must Know]

If you own a bearded dragon, then naturally you are going to have some questions about suitable foods to offer them. But what about lettuce? Is this a healthy food to provide and are there any benefits of including it in your beardies diet? I decided to do some research …

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Reptile Fogger Vs Mister [Including Differences, Pros & Cons]

Reptile Fogger Vs Mister [Including Differences, Pros & Cons]

If you own a pet reptile, then one of your primary responsibilities and considerations is optimizing the environment so it is best for them. Perhaps the most important aspect of keeping a reptile in your own artificial enclosure is humidity. Moisture is required not only for hydration purposes but also …

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Can Bearded Dragons Eat Apples? [Considerations For Owners]

Can Bearded Dragons Eat Apples? [Considerations For Owners]

Owning a bearded dragon is rewarding and taking care of their every need is vitally important to their health and well-being. For your beardie to be as healthy and happy as possible, diet is a key factor. Just like humans, your bearded dragon needs a variety of vitamins and nutrients …

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Can Bearded Dragons Eat Cauliflower? [What Owners Should Know]

Can Bearded Dragons Eat Cauliflower? [What Owners Should Know]

A Bearded dragons diet should consist of a variety of insects and vegetables, along with smaller servings of fruit and flowers. But what about cauliflower? Where does this fit in? Is it safe, or even beneficial to feed to your beardie? Requiring such information, I decided to do some research; …

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Can Bearded Dragons Eat Spinach? [Is It Safe & Healthy?]

Can Bearded Dragons Eat Spinach? [Is It Safe & Healthy?]

One of your primary considerations as a bearded dragon owner is what you can and cannot feed them. But what about spinach? Is this green leafy vegetable safe and even healthy for a bearded dragon and should you be looking to offer it? If so how much? With these questions …

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Do Tortoises Smell? [What Do They Smell Like; Is It Bad?]

Do Tortoises Smell? [What Do They Smell Like; Is It Bad?]

It’s natural for any potential tortoise owner to consider the impact of ownership on their home. Tortoises are said to be ideal for people who cannot accommodate a needy pet; but are they known to smell? Do they naturally produce any odors or are they a harbinger of foul smells …

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Can Tortoises Eat Spinach? [But What About The Oxalates!]

Can Tortoises Eat Spinach [But What About The Oxalates!]

If you own a pet tortoise, then you’ll be fully aware that 80% of their diet should consist of fresh vegetables. But what about spinach? Is this a safe, healthy, and nutritious food to give a tortoise? This is what you should be aware of. So, can tortoises eat spinach? …

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Do Tortoises Recognize Their Owners? [Can They Get Attached?]

Do Tortoises Recognize Their Owners? [Can They Get Attached?]

It is incredibly rewarding for pet owners when their pets show recognition to them. Tortoises make amazing pets; however, they are not generally known as the most sociable of creatures. So, you may be wondering if they are even able to remember you as their guardian. I decided to do …

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Why Do Tortoises Headbutt? [What Does This Behavior Mean?]

Why Do Tortoises Headbutt? [What Does This Behavior Mean?]

Tortoises are pets that are undeniably fascinating and full of character. Certain tortoise behaviors and quirks can be baffling to owners, understanding these can allow us to take better care of our pets. A common behavior, particularly among male tortoises’ is headbanging or headbutting. But why do tortoises do this …

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Should I Let My Turtle Walk Around? [What About Outside?]

Should I Let My Turtle Walk Around? [What About Outside?]

If you own a pet turtle, then one of your primary considerations will be around keeping them safe. But equally, you will want to give them the best life, prevent boredom and also give them an opportunity to stretch their legs and get some exercise. But what about letting them …

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Do Pet Turtles Bite? [What Owners Should Be Aware Of]

Do Pet Turtles Bite? [What Owners Should Be Aware Of]

As a turtle owner, you’ll want to be aware of their potential behaviors and traits. Not only will this ensure that you can keep them happy and safe, but equally, that you remain so too. But what about biting? Are pet turtles known to bite and is there anything that …

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How Long Can Turtles Go Without Eating?

How Long Can Turtles Go Without Eating? [Owners Guide]

Are you wondering how long turtles can survive without food? Perhaps you’re a new pet turtle owner. Maybe you’re just fascinated by these creatures and want to know how regularly they eat in the wild. Either way, today I am going to be sharing all… So, how long can turtles …

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Do Bearded Dragons Get Lonely? [A Care Guide For Owners]

Do Bearded Dragons Get Lonely? [A Care Guide For Owners]

If you have a pet bearded dragon, then naturally you are going to want to know how much attention that you will need to give them. Do they get lonely and are there any behaviors they may exhibit that will show they are in need of some care. Intrigued, I …

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Can Bearded Dragons Recognize Their Owners? [& Their Name?]

Can Bearded Dragons Recognize Their Owners? [& Their Name?]

Bearded Dragons are hugely rewarding pets in many different ways. As an owner, you put so much love and attention into their care that it would be nice to know if they appreciated your efforts and associated you with looking after them. Intrigued, I decided to do some research. I …

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Do Turtles Fart? [What Owners Will Want To Consider]

Do Turtles Fart? [What Owners Will Want To Consider]

If you are a turtle owner, from time to time you may see bubbles floating to the surface from the back end of your pet, and surely the question comes to mind “do turtles fart?”. Perspective turtle owners should consider this question also as the answer might surprise you… So, …

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Where Do Geckos Sleep? [And Other Sleeping Habits]

Where Do Geckos Sleep [And Other Sleeping Habits]

Geckos are unique exotic pets, with a range of behaviors and traits that owners need to accommodate for. But what about sleeping? How do these lizards acquire there rest and where do they go to do so? I decided to research the topic to find answers to these kind of …

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Can Iguanas Eat Bananas? [What About The Skins and Peels?]

Can Iguanas Eat Bananas_ [What About The Skins and Peels_]

If you own an exotic pet like an Iguana, then naturally you are going to have some questions about their diet. More specifically, what is safe for them to eat. But what about bananas? Is this something in which you can or even should feed? Are there any benefits in …

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Are Ball Pythons Friendly? [Temperament Guide For Owners]

Are Ball Pythons Friendly? [Temperament Guide For Owners]

The Ball Python is one of the most popular species of snake that is kept as a pet. But what are they like to look after and take care of? Are they friendly towards their owners and what kind of temperament does the average Ball Python have? I’ve done some …

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Are Milk Snakes Poisonous? [Or Dangerous To Humans?]

Are Milk Snakes Poisonous_ [Or Dangerous To Humans_]

The milk snake is a popular pet snake to own, but if you’re looking into getting a pet snake, you want to know if it’s poisonous or not. I was interested, so I researched milk snakes, and this is what I found. So, are milk snakes poisonous? Milk snakes are neither …

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Are Corn Snakes Friendly? [Temperament Guide For Owners]

Are Corn Snakes Friendly? [Temperament Guide For Owners]

I recently became the owner of a corn snake and have had some time to reflect on their temperament and personality. Before I got my snake, I did a little research to learn all about the species. With my knowledge and now experience, I’d like to share this information with …

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Best Substrate For Tortoises [Top 5 & Owners Buyers Guide]

Best Substrate For Tortoises [Top 5 & Owners Buyers Guide]

If you’re looking for the best substrate to line the bottom of your pet tortoises enclosure, then this buyer’s guide will be all you need. With a number of brands and multiple types of substrate, what you may have thought would be an easy task can soon become confusing. What …

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Best Substrate For Ball Pythons [Top 5 & Owners Buyers Guide]

Best Substrate For Ball Pythons [Owners Buyers Guide]

If you’re looking for the best substrate to line the bottom of your ball pythons enclosure, then you’ve come to the right place. With all of the options for different types of substrate, it can be overwhelming trying to figure out which is best and will be ideal for your …

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Do Geckos Lay Eggs? [There’s More To It Than You Think]

Do Geckos Lay Eggs? [There's More To It Than You Think]

You may be wondering how your pet gecko reproduces. Do they lay eggs or do they produce offspring through live birth? While it may be more obvious for other types of reptiles and lizards, it is not directly obvious with this smaller species. Intrigued and curious, I conducted some research …

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Can Bearded Dragons Swim? [Everything You Need To Know]

Can Bearded Dragons Swim? [Everything You Need To Know]

Whether or not bearded dragons can swim is a curiosity for many. For relatively large lizards that live in hot, sparse environments in the wild, naturally, you would think that they are unable to, or be completely ineffective swimmers. They sporadically drink water, so it would make sense for them …

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Are Salamanders Dangerous? [Poisonous, Venomous or Deadly?]

Are Salamanders Dangerous? [Poisonous, Venomous or Deadly?]

Salamanders. Are they dangerous? You may have some questions regarding these fascinating little amphibians. Especially, if you are looking to get one as a pet. Their bright colors and friendly faces make them cute and endearing, but are they safe for humans? What about touching, handling, and the risk of …

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Can You Keep A Salamander As A Pet? [What You Need To Know]

Can You Keep A Salamander As A Pet? [What You Need To Know]

When looking for a potential new pet, you may be wondering about your options within the exotic category. What about Salamanders? Can these Amphibians be kept as pets and would it be worthwhile to do so? Are they easy to look after, a joy to keep, and is there anything …

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Are Ball Pythons Aggressive? [What Owners Need To Know]

Are Ball Pythons Aggressive? [What Owners Need To Know]

If you are contemplating the Ball Python snake species, you will want to learn more about their temperament. Are they considered aggressive and vicious, and is there anything you need to know to keep yourself safe when owning them? Let’s find out So, are ball pythons aggressive? Ball pythons are not …

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Are Geckos Nocturnal? [Why Do Geckos Come Out At Night]

Are Geckos Nocturnal? [Why Do Geckos Come Out At Night?]

Geckos are one of the more popular exotic pets to keep, especially for those who like reptiles. However, when it comes to taking care of a pet, whether they are active or sleep during the night can make a big difference in how you look after them. Geckos are interesting …

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How Long Do Salamanders Live? [What Owners Can Expect]

How Long Do Salamanders Live? [What Owners Can Expect]

One of the main questions asked about Salamanders is how long they live. If you’re looking to own a Salamander as a pet, knowing this information will help to set your expectations and help you prepare ahead of time. In doing so, it will help you to give them the …

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Are Geckos Dangerous? [What Owners Need To Be Aware Of]

Are Geckos Dangerous? [What Owners Need To Be Aware Of]

If you are looking to get a pet gecko, then one of your primary concerns will be whether they are, or can be, dangerous. Are they a highly defensive reptile, likely to attack at an opportune moment? I decided to conduct some research into the topic. I would like to …

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What Size Tank Does A Ball Python Need? [Owners Guide]

What Size Tank Does A Ball Python Need? [Owners Guide]

If you are looking to get a new tank for your Ball Python, size is going to be one of your primary considerations. An average Ball Python is 5-6 feet in length; so they are relatively large snakes and need enough room to maneuver. Choosing a tank that they can …

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Are Ball Pythons Nocturnal? [Can They See In The Dark?]

Are Ball Pythons Nocturnal? [Can They See In The Dark?]

Some of the most common questions about Ball Pythons are based on their sleeping behaviors and patterns. You may be wondering about their sleep/wake cycles and if/when they go to sleep. Having an interest in this topic myself, I decided to conduct some research. Here is what I have been …

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How Big Do Geckos Get? [With Size Chart By Age Tables]

How Big Do Geckos Get? [With Size Chart By Age Tables]

Geckos are considered small lizards; but how big do they eventually get? What kind of size (length and weight) will they grow to and what factors are important to them fulfilling their potential? Here is all that you are going to want to know. So, how big do geckos get? …

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Are Boa Constrictors Poisonous? [Is This A Safe Pet Species?]

Are Boa Constrictors Poisonous? [Is This A Safe Pet Species?

Boa constrictors are one of the most common snakes to keep as a pet. But, if you’re looking at getting one, you’ll want to know whether it is poisonous or not. Needing to know this information myself, I researched all about boa constrictors to find out. Here is what I …

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Do Bearded Dragons Have Teeth? [The Interesting Answer]

Do Bearded Dragons Have Teeth? [The Interesting Answer]

Bearded dragons are quite the interesting reptile that are very distinctive and in many ways. It recently occurred to me that I didnt know whether they have teeth or not and what this could mean for an owner. I decided to conduct some research into the topic to understand further. …

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Do Geckos Have Teeth? [I Couldn’t Quite Believe This]

Do Geckos Have Teeth? [I Couldn't Quite Believe This]

Geckos are interesting lizards with a range of their own unique traits and characteristics. But what about teeth; do they possess these like other animals and mammals? I was very interested by this question, so I did some research. Here is what I found.  So, do geckos have teeth? Yes, all geckos …

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Can Geckos Eat Fruit? [Important Considerations For Owners]

Can Geckos Eat Fruit? [Important Considerations For Owners]

Fruit is a readily available food and you may consider offering your gecko some as a treat, but it’s important to ask if it’s safe for them to eat. One of the most common inquiries from gecko owners is regarding their diet. So I have decided to conduct some thorough …

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Are Iguanas Dangerous? [Owners Safety Guide With Suggestions]

Are Iguanas Dangerous? [Owners Safety Guide With Suggestions]

Exotic pets like Iguanas make exciting pets, but what are they actually like to own? What is their temperament like and are they considered dangerous? I decided to conduct some research into the topic. Here, you will find all the information you will need. So, are iguanas dangerous? Iguanas are …

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Do Snakes Have Lungs? [Can Snakes Breathe Through Their Skin?]

Do Snakes Have Lungs? [Can Snakes Breathe Through Their Skin?]

Pet snakes are unique in many ways, but they share similar body parts to other animals and us humans. But what about the lungs? Do snakes have these and use them to breathe? After doing some research, I’ve learned how these serpents acquire the oxygen that they need. I’d like …

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Do Iguanas Eat Meat? [Should This Be In Their Daily Diet?]

Do Iguanas Eat Meat? [Should This Be In Their Daily Diet?]

Iguanas are predominantly herbivores. Even more specifically, they are folivores (an animal that feeds on leaves). But what about meat? Can and should iguanas eat it in any form? Are there any benefits to doing so and will it satisfy any protein requirements? With these questions in mind, I decided …

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Do Iguanas Change Color? [Can Iguanas Camouflage Themselves?]

Do Iguanas Change Color? [Can Iguanas Camouflage Themselves?]

I have always been fascinated by iguanas and have had many questions over the years about them. One of which was their distinct color. Is it possible for them to be able to change color and even camouflage when the opportunity presents itself? To answer these questions, I decided to …

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Do Iguanas Have Teeth? [This Took Me By Complete Surprise]

Do Iguanas Have Teeth? [This Took Me By Complete Surprise]

Iguanas are interesting reptiles; with similarities but many striking differences to us humans and to other animals. So much so that we even begin to wonder and question body parts that they do and do not have. One of these is teeth. Do they have these calcified structures? The answer …

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Do Snakes Eat Fruit? [What Kind Of Foods Do Snakes Eat?]

Do Snakes Eat Fruit? [What Kind Of Foods Do Snakes Eat?]

Owning a pet snake comes with its own range of considerations. Diet is an important one. You may be have questions regarding what they can and cannot eat. But what about fruit? Where does this fall; is it safe and healthy for a snake to consume it? I decided to …

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Do Snakes Need Heat Lamps? [You’ll Be Pleased You Asked!]

Do Snakes Need Heat Lamps? [You'll Be Pleased You Asked]

If you are considering getting a snake as a pet, understandably, you will have some questions about their environment. You’ll need to know how to optimize it and ensure that it provides everything that they will need to survive and thrive. Heating is one such factor. Do you need to …

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