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leopard gecko eating cricket

How to look after your live food

As we all know the healthier your live food is the better it will be for your pet reptiles and amphibians. Whether you are feeding crickets, locust or meal worms you will want them to last the longest they possibly can and contribute as much to our pet’s diet as possible. In this blog we […]

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Reptile Price Match

Reptile Centre Price Match Now Available

Found something cheaper? See if we can price match it! We’ll always try to have the best prices online, so if you’ve found something you want to buy from our website cheaper somewhere else, but want our 5-star service, let’s see if we can match it for you. Fill in the online form to give […]

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leopard gecko eating cricket

Top 10 Reptile Livefoods

We sell a lot of reptile livefood. In fact, we sell more reptile livefood than anything else on our website. So here’s a quick list of 10 livefoods that we really like and use in our Northampton store to feed to our reptiles. 1. Brown Crickets Silent brown crickets are one of the most popular […]

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Clearance Vivariums

Vivexotic Vivarium Clearance Sale Now On!

Great Offers on Vivexotic Vivariums! Well, we’ve got some fantastic prices on Vivexotic vivariums that have been now been discontinued from the current ranges. These Vivexotic vivariums now have 40% off the R.R.P but still come with the same guarantees and service that the current models do. As an example, you can get a 54″, […]

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Livefood jelly pot

FREE Jelly Pot With All Livefood Ordered Online

It’s the small tub of jelly that insect livefood loves to eat! For a limited time, you will now get a free ProRep Jelly Pot with all livefood purchased online from! Pop your free jelly pot in with your livefood and you’ll get; longer living insects fully hydrated insects more nutritious reptile food What is a […]

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bearded dragon

5 Great Alternatives to Bearded Dragons

Bearded dragons are great, that’s why they’re easily the most popular pet lizard around today. However, they’re not the only lizards available. I’ve listed a few of my favourite alternatives to bearded dragons below, but I have left a space for you’re suggestion at the bottom! 1. Uromastyx Uromatyxs might not have the looks but […]

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Why are locusts a great reptile livefood?

For many pet owners and hobbyists locust are the number one choice for their reptiles. Being colorful and highly active locust make an enticing meal for may reptiles and amphibians. As they are widely available and relatively inexpensive they are a great basis for a live food diet. Here at the Northampton Reptile Centre they […]

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Pascal, my veiled (Yemen) chameleon

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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Albino Wetsern Hognose Snake

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

Green Tree Skinks In-store! [VIDEO]

New Green Tree Skink Arrivals We’ve updated our animal list online and this week it includes green tree skinks! Before you take a look at all the reptiles, amphibians, spiders and scorpions we have. They’re awesome! I like them so much, I’ve made a small video for you. Let me know what you think! Updated Animal […]

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