Archive | Lizards

Collared Lizard Care and Information

This year our store manager Sam has been bringing much more variety to the kind of reptiles we typically keep in the Northampton Reptile Centre. From this we have been able to get hands-on experience with many more amazing species of reptile and, in general, we have found that these less common species have been […]

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Frilled Dragons: The King Lizard

Frilled dragons (Chlamydosaurus kingii) are a majestic species from Australia who are known for their speed, ability to climb and large frills. When threatened the frilled dragon can rear up on 2 legs, using their tail for balance, and sprint away from the danger. If they feel they can’t get away or have just had […]

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Top 6 Arboreal Lizards

In our stores, we have noticed over Christmas and the new year that arboreal lizards have been very popular in store and we thought it might be helpful to outline the 6 most popular that we regularly keep. We’ve tried to provide a mix of geckos, chameleons and lizards, a few pros and cons for […]

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6 ‘Creepy’ Animals this Halloween!

Halloween is a special holiday all around the world and conjures certain images, one of which is certain to be creepy crawlies, large amphibians and sinister looking reptiles. Massive tarantulas, slithering millipedes and slimy snails are all definitely in keeping with the Halloween theme and can also make brilliant pets. Here are our top 5 favourite […]

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How to Use Arcadia EarthPro Omni Gold Food

Arcadia EarthPro Omni Gold food is a new food designed specifically to meet the nutritional requirements of omnivorous reptiles. It’s a great food for reptiles such as blue-tongued-skinks, bearded dragons and even chameleons (yes, they love it too). As it is a diet that requires a small amount of preparation, we’ve put together a small […]

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