Author Archive | Luke Tansley

How to Incubate Corn Snake Eggs!

Corn snakes are one of the UK’s most popular pet snakes and for good reason. Corn snakes have a great temperament, are very easy to care for, remain a manageable size and come in a variety of colours and patterns. At Northampton Reptile Centre they are one of the snakes we most often recommend to new […]

Continue Reading

Which type of thermostat should I buy?

One of the most frequent questions we are asked at the Northampton Reptile Centre would be which thermostat do you need. The answer to this question really relies on what kind of heating equipment you are currently using and what you are trying to achieve with the equipment. There are 3 main types of thermostat including pulse […]

Continue Reading

5 Good Plants for Jungle Bioactive Terrariums

One of the biggest current trends in reptile keeping is the move to bio-active enclosures for arboreal geckos and frogs. Not only do they look great but they provide a dynamic environment for your pet, oxygenate the room and reduce the amount of time you will need to spend cleaning. We have recently upgraded our terrariums […]

Continue Reading

Reptile Quiz: General Knowledge

Take part in our January reptile quiz and you can win a £5.00 gift voucher to spend on reptilecentre.com. To enter, complete the quiz below and then leave a comment (further below) telling us your score. Make sure you have the ‘Also post on Facebook’ box ticked. Enter before 31st January 2017. We’ll pick one of […]

Continue Reading