How to Take Care of A Mexican Red-Knee Tarantula

Mexican Red-Knee Tarantula

The Mexican Red-Knee Tarantula, also known as Brachypelma smithi and Brachypelma hamorii, is often the first choice of many beginner spider enthusiasts because it is docile and easy to handle. Like many tarantulas, the Mexican Red-Knee Tarantula grows slowly. Mexican Red-Knee Tarantulas are famed for their bright red “knees” that create an … Read more

How to Take Care of A Blue-tongued Skink

Blue-tongued Skink

The Blue-tongued Skink, also referred to as the Blue-tongued Lizard, Blue-tongue, and Bluey, is a lizard species categorized under the Tiliqua genus, which contains the largest skink species. As its name suggests, it possesses a large, blue tongue that can be bared as a startle display to predators and enemies. Blue-tongued Skinks … Read more

How to Take Care of A Crested Gecko

Crested Gecko

­The Crested Gecko, also known as Eyelash Gecko, is a gecko species endemic to southern New Caledonia, a group of islands near Australia. This gecko is famous for its long “eyelashes,” which are actually spines that run from its eyes to the tail. As nocturnal animals, Crested Geckos do not require any … Read more

How to Take Care of A Savannah Monitor

Savannah Monitor

The Savannah Monitor, also referred to as Bosc’s Monitor and Varanus exanthematicus, is a large monitor species known for its smart and strong abilities. Used to be hunted for its leather, meat, and trade, Savannah Monitors are becoming a popular pet of choice among hobbyists. This monitor species is endemic to the … Read more

How to Take Care of An Argentine Black and White Tegu

Argentine Black and White Tegu

The Argentine Black and White Tegu, also referred to as Argentine Giant Tegu, Black and White Tegu, Huge Tegu, Lagarto Overo, and Salvator merianae, is a huge lizard species categorized under the Teiidae family. This lizard is considered the largest among the tegu lizards. It is an omnivorous species that takes refuge … Read more

How to Take Care of A Long-tailed Lizard

Long-tailed Lizard

The Long-tailed Lizard, also known as Long-tailed Grass Lizard, Asian Grass Lizard, and Takydromus sexlineatus, is a beautiful reptile species widely known for its remarkably long tail, which is usually three times the length of its body. This lizard belongs to the Lacertidae family, which is widespread in Asia, Europe, and Africa. … Read more

How to Take Care of A Green Iguana

Green Iguana

The Green Iguana, also referred to as American Iguana, Iguana iguana, Gallina de Palo, or simply Iguana, is a large, arboreal, and primarily herbivorous lizard species endemic to the lands of Brazil, Paraguay, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and other parts of North and South America. This lizard species is commonly found in captivity … Read more

How to Take Care of A Green Basilisk

Green Basilisk

The Green Basilisk is a beautiful, green lizard that is endemic to the tropical rainforests of Central America. It is also known for other names such as Plumed Basilisk and Double-crested Basilisk. Its unique ability to run over water earned it a recognizable moniker: the Jesus Christ lizard. This lizard is touted … Read more

How to Take Care of A Green Anole

Green Anole

The Green Anole is also known for its various names: Carolina Anole, American Green Anole, American Anole, and Red-throated Anole. Frequently, it is referred to as an American Chameleon due to its ability to change color from brown to bright green, gray, or yellow, but in reality, it is not a real … Read more

How to Take Care of A Gold Dust Day Gecko

Gold Dust Day Gecko

The Gold Dust Day Gecko, also referred to as Broad-tailed Day Gecko and Phelsuma laticauda, is a lizard species native to Madagascar, but recently introduced to various Pacific Islands, including Hawaii. They are known to do best as display pets that require limited handling. Perfect for starting hobbyists, the Gold Dust Day … Read more