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.Β 

Latest Articles & Care Guides

Turtle in aquarium
Turtles

Choosing the best water heater for your pet turtle will depend on the size and type of tank you own. It’s important that you also

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Red Eared Slider Turtle
Turtles

Six Signs That Your Turtle Is Dying 1. Increased Basking One of the earliest signs that something is wrong is a turtle basking more often

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Turtles

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

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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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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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Bearded Dragons

Bearded dragons are omnivores so they eat a variety of vegetables, fruits, and meat/protein such as insects. As babies and juveniles, they will need to

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Bearded Dragons

Yes, bearded dragons can eat cilantro. In fact, it can be a healthy and nutritious addition to their diet. Cilantro is packed with vitamins and

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Leopard Geckos

Leopard geckos are insectivores that hunt various insects in the wild for food. In captivity, they feed on small locusts, crickets, silkworms, mealworms, waxworms, superworms,

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Leopard Geckos

What is Leopard Gecko Tail Rot? Tail rot or tail necrosis is a common health issue affecting captive reptiles. This is when a part of

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