Reptile Education & Resources

Expert tips and advice to make Herptile ownership a success.

Featured Reptiles

Bearded Dragon

Bearded Dragons are one of the most popular lizard pets. Check out our in-depth guides and resources to make beardie ownership successful.

chameleon

Chameleons are expert-level pets and require top care. Check out our in-depth guides and resources to make ownership a success.

Turtle

Red-eared sliders are the most popular pet turtles. Check out our in-depth guides and resources to make ownership a success. 

Latest Articles & Care Guides

Closeup of man holding a turtle in his hand
Turtles

Why Do Turtles Make Good Pets? They’re Fun!Turtles in general can be extremely fun, interesting, and all-around cute pets to have around. If you plan

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Pet chameleon resting on a thin tree branch
Chameleons

Chameleons are iconic reptiles known for their flamboyant colors, independently moving eyes and long tongues that shoot out of their mouths to capture prey. They

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Woman holding an emotional support bearded dragon
Lizards

Yes, reptiles make good emotional support animals. Though not exactly fluffy and cuddly, they do spark curiosity allowing people who are reserved to become more

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Turlte swimming in cloudy water
Turtles

Turtles are generally very messy compared to other reptiles, therefore there can be a variety of different reasons for a cloudy tank. Many assume the sure

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Red eared slider with a shell that is peeling
Turtles

Turtles shed pieces of their shells, known as scutes, as they grow, and this occurs mostly in older or adult turtles. The shell of a

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red eared slider in the wild
Red Eared Sliders

What Is Shell Rot & What Does It Look Like? Shell rot or “Septicemic Cutaneous Ulcerative Disease (SCUD)” is a common problem in aquatic turtles

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Chameleon sitting on a tree branch
Chameleons

A Chameleon’s color can be affected by temperature, it’s also a good indicator of its mood, and is used as a means of communication. Chameleons

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Bearded dragon roaming free inside a living room
Bearded Dragons

If you have a bearded dragon you have probably wondered how to provide enough exercise and stimulation to keep him healthy and happy.  Letting your

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Superworms clustered together
Bearded Dragons

What Are Superworms? Superworms are the larvae of a darkling beetle called Zophobas morio. They are sometimes called king worms, morio worms, or Zophobas. Superworms

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