How to Care for your Leachie Gecko

The leachie gecko or the Rhacodactylus Leachianus of the leachianus gecko species, goes by the common nickname New Caledonian Giant Gecko. There are two discernable subspecies of these geckos found on different islands of New Caledonia, Grand Terre and Pine. They are often quite vocal, emitting nocturnal squeaks, barks,...

How to Care for California Kingsnakes

California kingsnakes (Lampropeltis getula californiae) are popular pet snakes. They are a subspecies of kingsnakes that can be found across the contiguous US. There are many unique patterns and morphs of California kingsnakes on the market. Their interesting colorations and easy nature make these snakes popular pets. Availability, Size,...
Best snake pets

The Top 10 Best Snake Pets to Own

Contrary to popular belief, snakes can make some of the best pets, particularly if you like unique, fascinating creatures. People wanting a long-term commitment with a pet often go for snakes, as they can live up to 20 years. With over 3,600 species, finding the best snake pet can...
Red-footed tortoise

How to Care for Your Red-Footed Tortoise

Red-footed tortoises (Chelonoidis carbonaria) are popular pets in the U.S. They originate from South America and have simple care requirements. Their low cost, inquisitive personality and beautiful colors draw them to first-time tortoise keepers. A red-footed tortoise is easier to care for in warm, humid climates because it can...