Thank you to everybody who has liked our reptile Facebook page over the past few years. We’re delighted to have hit the milestone of 10,000 reptile fans! If you’ve not already joined us, take a look at a snapshot below. If you like what you see, hit the ‘like profile’ button for more! Northampton Reptile […]
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It’s the small tub of jellyÂ 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 reptilecentre.com! Pop your freeÂ jelly pot in with your livefood and you’ll get; longer living insects fully hydrated insects more nutritious reptile food What is a […]
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 your suggestion at the bottom! 1. Uromastyx Uromatyxs might not have the looks but […]
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 […]
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 […]
We’ve bred our own Yemen chameleons at Northampton Reptile Centre for many years, it’s routine, easy, there are never any problems. But sadly, 6 months ago, it didn’t go smoothly for one of our chameleon girls, Lucy. Lucy was digging in her nesting box getting ready to lay her eggs (she’s laid eggs before, she […]
The new flat-pack range of Vivexotic vivariums, the Viva range, are proving to be popular but one question we always get asked is; “How easy are they to build?” Well, there was only one way to find out, I bought a medium Viva arboreal (with a cabinet) and built it. I would say that it […]
A lot of eyebrows were raised after the huge changes made in recent months to the Vivexotic vivarium range. One of the big new features that the Vivexotic Viva range boasts is the new ventilation system. There are 2 key differences between this ventilation system and the old one; The vents are at the front […]