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Design a Fun Filled Vivarium for Your Crested Gecko

The Crested Gecko, scientifically known as Rhacodactylus ciliates, has become a popular pet among reptile lovers over the past few years. The natives from New Caledonian Islands near the Australian coast offer a variety of beautiful colors and patterns that captivate the owner’s attention. These lizards are easy to house and handle and make excellent pets. When you bring a crested gecko home, it may take some time to acclimatize or get used to the new surroundings practically now its new home. It is perfectly natural for […]

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Caring and Handling a Crested Gecko

Crested Gecko comes from a group of small islands called “New Caledonia” which are on the east side of the Australian coast. It has become popular as a pet in recent times and many rate it as one of the best pet lizards to bring home. Not only do the geckos have striking appearance but there are many characteristics which make them appealing to owners. Geckos are quick to change their color as the surrounding demands. You should not be surprised to see them “fire up” at […]

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How to Care for Crested Geckos

Crested geckos are quickly becoming one of the most popular lizards. Please buy your crested gecko from a local breeder. They are quite reasonably priced and come in beautiful morphs and patterns. Lifespan 10-15 years and up. Size Babies 3 inches, Large adults 8-10 inches. Substrates Cypress mulch, bed-a beast, sphagnum moss, peat moss – it can be mixed together. Paper towels. Heating Daytime temps. 72 degrees to 80 degrees F. Above 80 degrees and they stress out greatly. Night-time temps. can go to 65 degrees. I […]

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