Getting an Awesome Pet Reptile – Chameleons!

I currently keep two chameleons at home, a veiled chameleon (Chamaeleo calyptratus) named Pascal and a panther chameleon (Furcifer pardalis) named Vai. Both housed separately in their own vivariums. The Veiled Chameleon originates from the Arabian Peninsula of Yemen and Saudi Arabia, (hence they are often also called Yemen chameleons). The panther chameleon originates from various parts [...]

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What Makes a Hognose Snake the Perfect Pet for You?

Here at the Northampton Reptile Centre we love the hognose snakes. They only grow up to around 24” in length and have a great temperament. This animal is perfect for first time snake owners and seasoned veterans as its behaviour and mannerisms are both delightful and interesting. They are found in America, Mexico, South America and Madagascar. [...]

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Green Tree Skinks In-store! [VIDEO]

We’ve updated our animal list online! Before you take a look at all the reptiles, amphibians, spiders and scorpions we have, take a look at our Green Tree Skinks. They’re awesome! I like them so much, I’ve made a small video for you. Let me know what you think! Updated Animal List We’ve added new [...]

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NEW Repti-Home Maxi Vivariums In Stock Now!

What are the benefits of the new Vivexotic Repti-Home Maxi vivariums? The Repti-Home vivariums first launched back in June and due to their good value have proved to be a popular range. So, it looks like this value has been incorporated into vivariums that have additional height and depth than the original Repti-Home range. Here’s [...]

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Try Some New Livefood This August – In-store Special Offer!

A few questions… Have you tried crickets? Have you tried locusts? Have you tried mealworms? Have you tried waxworms? If you answered no to any of the questions above, this month’s in-store special offer is for you! To encourage you to try something new this August, we’ve dropped the price of our livefood by offering [...]

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Blue-tongued Skink Giving Birth at Northampton Reptile Centre!

Blue-tongued skink mothers give birth the live young, this is a different strategy to most reptiles as they as usually egg-layers. We were lucky enough to catch one of our breeding females giving birth and managed to grab a camera fast. Unfortunately we were caught a little off-guard as we would normally prefer them not [...]

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Vivexotic Repti-Home Vivariums Available to Buy Now!

How do you determine whether a product is ‘good value’? For me, it’s finding the right balance between high quality and low cost. I inspected the new Vivexotic Repti-Home vivariums last week, and I have to admit, they’re good value! They don’t have all the features of their premium cousins (the Vivexotic Viva range), but they’re [...]

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Presenting…the livefood system that will change your life

Have you ever wished there was an easier way to re-order your pet’s livefood? Ever found yourself with too much or too little in the cupboard? Then Reptile Centre has the solution. Just 4 simple steps and you’ll never have to worry about reordering ever again: Select your livefood Decide how often you want it [...]

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Feeding Crickets the new ProRep Jelly Pots – They Love It!

The new ProRep Fruit Jelly Pots are now available to buy at Northampton Reptile Centre. Here’s what the manufacturer ProRep have to say about their new product “These great little jelly pots are ideal as a food for many invertebrates such as beetles, cockroaches and millipedes as well as a regular treat for nectar or [...]

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