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

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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Brown chameleon resting on a green leaf
Chameleons

Common Reasons For A Dying Chameleon Chameleons are fascinating animals that can be quite challenging to take care of, especially compared to other lizards such

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Turtles

Small turtles make great pets for any experience level of reptile owner. Whether it’s your first turtle or you maintain a backyard habitat of many

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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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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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Bearded Dragon basking in terrarium with proper lighting
Bearded Dragons

If you’re shopping for UVA/UVB bulbs for your Beardie, check out our buyer’s guide below. Not only do we review our top five picks, but

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Bearded dragon basking in tank
Bearded Dragons

Maintaining the recommended temperature in your bearded dragon’s tank accurately is essential for its health and a good thermometer is required to monitor this. A

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Red Eared Sliders

Red-eared sliders (RES) are the turtles that we often see sold in pet stores known for their familiar red stripe along their heads. Many think

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Young Hermann's tortoise climbing up a shelf
Turtles

Species Summary Overview Hermann’s tortoises are a vibrant, small species of tortoise that is becoming increasingly popular in the reptile trade but has possibly been

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