Reptiles

Panther Chameleon Information

Panther Chameleon Information

With these helpful suggestions on housing, food, and common habits to look out for, you can learn all about panther chameleons and how to care for them. Read more...

Keeping Common Box Turtles as Pets: A Guide

Keeping Common Box Turtles as Pets: A Guide

Due to their high maintenance requirements and extended longevity, common box turtles can be difficult to keep as pets. They are typically not appropriate for new pet owners. Read more...

Keeping Gulf Coast Box Turtles as Pets: A Guide

Keeping Gulf Coast Box Turtles as Pets: A Guide

Box turtles from the Gulf Coast are timid creatures who require the care of an experienced owner. They may live for many years and have a variety of care requirements. Read more...

Keeping Eastern Box Turtles as Pets: A Guide

Keeping Eastern Box Turtles as Pets: A Guide

The Eastern box turtle is a long-lived land turtle with a diminishing natural population. Learn where to find one and how to care for one as a pet. Read more...

How to Identify a Snake's Gender

How to Identify a Snake's Gender

With the correct expertise, sexing snakes is possible, but anyone who does it should use caution. Learn how to safely determine the sex of your snake. Read more...

The Best Tanks for Salamanders and Newts as Pets

The Best Tanks for Salamanders and Newts as Pets

It might be difficult to set up a terrestrial, semi-aquatic, or aquatic aquarium for pet salamanders and newts. Get up to speed on all you need to know. Read more...

Keeping Indian Star Tortoises as Pets: A Guide

Keeping Indian Star Tortoises as Pets: A Guide

The striking patterned shell of the Indian star tortoise makes them clearly identifiable. Even though they are little tortoises, they require specific care and roaming space. Read more...

Symptoms of a Sick Chameleon

Symptoms of a Sick Chameleon

Chameleons are quiet pets that don't usually give you obvious signs that they are sick. Learn how to recognize the signs that your chameleon is sick. Read more...

Taking Care of a Kingsnake or Milk Snake as a Pet: A Guide

Taking Care of a Kingsnake or Milk Snake as a Pet: A Guide

Milk and King snakes make excellent pets. Learn about their traits and how to take care of them. Read more...

What You Can Do to Promote Basking in Your Red-Eared Slider

What You Can Do to Promote Basking in Your Red-Eared Slider

To red-eared sliders, bathing and complete drying off are crucial. Here are some tips for persuading reticent turtles to use their designated basking area. Read more...