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

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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 Sliders

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

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Armadillo Lizards

Yes, Armadillo Lizards can make good pets. They are easy to look after, require basic reptile care, and are not messy. They can live up

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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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Bearded Dragons

Crickets are a staple live food item for many bearded dragons as pets. They provide a good source of protein especially during the growth phase

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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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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 Dragons

What Is Your Bearded Dragon Trying To Tell You? Bearded dragons cannot vocalize in the same way dogs or cats can bark or meow. They

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Turtles

Yellow-bellied sliders (YBS) are another popular option for turtles as pets and are known for their unique yellow markings on their underside and shells. They can

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