Herpetoculture is the keeping of live reptiles and amphibians in captivity, whether
as a hobby or ... As reptiles are cold blooded they generally need to be kept in
climate-controlled enclosures, es...
Nov 25, 2013 ... If there are young children in your home, reptiles and amphibians ... lizards, and
frogs can carry a harmful germ called Salmonella? If ... CDC warns parents[PDF -
341KB] to keep small turtles and other reptiles away from young children. ...
germs on their bodies even when they appear healthy and clean.
In many cases, the reptile they got was unsuitable for them; in too many cases, ....
If housing and caring for insects, keeping containers of worms and beetle ... No
matter what you are told by someone trying to sell you a reptile or what you ....
The Uromastyx, also called spiny-tailed, or dab lizards, currently available in pet
You buy a stand that can hold two enclosures to save space. You find ... (guilty!)
When at school if someone sees a frog, snake, or lizard they send you out of
class to go get it. ... You get offended when someone is called a "snake in the
As a result, reptiles are as easily defined by what they aren't as by what they are.
... they have hatched, and giving birth to fully developed young (this is called ...
Those keeping reptiles or amphibians are affectionately called 'herpers. ... is
when the reptile alerts potential predators by releasing a foul smell; or they hiss
Do you need a permit to possess a timber rattlesnake or to keep one as a pet? 4.
.... you may want to contact you local municipal government to see if they have
any .... PA Fish and Boat Commission regulations provide that a person may kill a
If you're reading this, chances are that you're thinking about or have an interest in
... types of reptiles that everyone is bound to find one they like, whether it's a
gentle but ... But, there are other important things to consider when keeping
reptiles. ... We have put together a section of this website called “RESOURCES”...
Not a word that exists much outside the reptile insiders but there are people out
there ... if they kept taping him searching for a snake. ... I have even been called
in the past to supply animals to one such show taping here in the Nevada desert.
Jan 6, 2014 ... In fact, a few hundred of them may have been in the cargo hold of the last
airplane ... If they escaped, any of them could end up wreaking havoc on native ...
vast international market are destined to live out their lives as someone's pet. ....
and even two species of lizards from Asia that are called bloodsuckers ...