While most of them are relatively small, reptiles require an extraordinary amount of care and attention to detail. Of course, owning a pet reptile can be immensely rewarding, but it can also be challenging, especially with all the misinformation surrounding reptiles.

We aim to share as much helpful, correct information as possible to help you properly care for your pet reptile to help it flourish. Be sure to check back regularly to watch for new blogs or let us know if there is a topic you would like to see covered.

02/06/2020

Reptile UV Lighting Explained

Ultraviolet (UV) lighting is often recommended for several reptile species however, it can be confusing to work out what type of UV lighting is needed. This article hopes to clear this confusion up an...
18/05/2020

Caring For Australian Turtles

In Australia, the main species of turtle that are found in captivity are the long neck species (Chelonia Longicolis) and the shorter necked species (Emydura and Elseya spp). Each one of these species ...
28/04/2020

Reptile Quarantine: The When, the Why and the How

With all the talk about infectious disease and the practice of self-isolation that is happening across the globe, we thought that it would be a good time to discuss the importance of reptile quarantin...
09/09/2018

Common Parasitic and Fungal infections In Birds, Reptiles & Amphibians

Common Parasitic and Fungal infections In Birds, Reptiles & Amphibians Important tip:Whilst some over-the-counter products can be effective in the treatment of mites, careful application is needed to ...
18/07/2017

Reptile Sexing 101 – is my reptile a boy or a girl?

It can be difficult to work out if a reptile is a male or female as often there is very little (if any) external differences between the sexes. This is in contrast to most mammals where gender determi...