Working with reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates I get to see my fair share of strange animals. Below are 6 animals that I found in the shop today that I think are a little bit unusual. I’d be interested to hear which you think is the weirdest, or the most wonderful. Albino Soft Shelled Turtles These [...]
Sometimes, you just can’t get any privacy! That was the case for our pair of Madgascan Giant Day Geckos the other day. Luckily, a crowd and a camera didn’t seem to put this pair off! Please enjoy the photos and I’ll keep you informed if everything is successful and we have some more babies!
I’m often suggesting to people what I think the perfect reptile for them to own would be. To recommend a new scaly friend to someone you must first know a little bit about them. Which animal would best suit their personality and lifestyle? With celebrity lifestyles being such a part of the public domain these [...]
When we got our Monkey Tailed Skink at Northampton Reptile Centre I became fascinated by it. Although the other guys in the shop have kept them before, I’ll be the first to admit I knew nothing about them. So I’d like to share with you what I found out about these amazing reptiles. They originate [...]
Sarah has worked for us for over a year now. She has many reptiles at home but has always wanted to breed Crested Geckos. 59 days ago her Flame Crested Geckos rewarded her with 2 eggs, today they hatched! Both youngsters are healthy and eating well. Crested Geckos will lay 2 eggs about every 4 [...]
We love breeding our own reptiles and we always try to encourage our customers to do the same. We were delighted this morning when two young men, Lewis and Alex, came through the door with an interesting looking box wrapped in a tea towel. Accompanied by Dad Mike the boys revealed the box containing what [...]
If there’s one animal we’ve always got a plentiful supply of it’s Yemen Chameleons. Yemen Chameleons are desert chameleons from the Yemen and Saudi mountain regions. There are also known as Veiled Chameleons because of the large crest on their head. Our breeding pair Leonard and Lucy have given us a steady supply of eggs [...]