Author Archive | Gary Rolfe

mealworms

3 Great Alternatives to Mealworms

British summertime is the time of year when demand for mealworms goes through the roof! In fact, across Europe, mealworm sales peak as more and more people are using them as a natural food source for wild birds. Most years this can cause a temporary mealworm shortage for reptile keepers. Luckily, there are a few […]

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taurrus predatory mites

How to Eliminate Snake Mites – Naturally

Snake mites are the most common ectoparasite found in reptile collections and they can be a nightmare to eradicate. Thankfully, there’s a treatment which is safe, fast, natural and effective. Taurrus predatory mites! Here are 7 good reasons why you should ditch the chemicals and use Taurrus predators instead. 1. Mites can cause serious health […]

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Rainforest Exo Terra Terrarium

How to Create a Rainforest Exo Terra Terrarium

So, you’ve got an Exo Terra Terrarium and you want to create a rainforest habitat? Look no further! Exo Terra has put together a guide that shows you how to create a stunning rainforest terrarium at home. Watch the video below and download the step-by-step guide here. If this is something that you’d like to try […]

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Zoo Med Creatures

Zoo Meds Creatures – A New Product Range for Invertebrates

Introducing Zoo Med Creatures product range! The new product line includes lighting, substrates, heating, decor, and food for a variety of your favourite creepy-crawlies! Zoo Med Creatures is designed to fulfil the needs of all invertebrate species. From tarantulas to scorpions to beetles and millipedes, the line provides a variety of products to aid in […]

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Reptile Thermostat

Know Your Reptile Thermostats

Thermostats are the heart of most reptile setups and enclosures. Although it is possible to set up without one, most enclosures are better and safer if they incorporate a thermostat. With the only downside being the initial cost it is difficult to see why anyone would do without one. Not only do thermostats automatically monitor […]

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