27 June 2017

The correct humidity for pet Bearded dragons

The correct humidity for pet Bearded dragons

There are two main environmental variables Bearded dragon keepers need to ensure (i.e. temperature and light), but what about humidity? Although, admittedly, often not something to worry about, incorrect humidity in an enclosed environment can lead to all sorts of problems.

Author: Renier Delport. Reposted from Bearded Dragon Care Info - The correct humidity for pet Bearded dragons

04 June 2017

Feeding Waxworms to Bearded dragons

Feeding Waxworms to Bearded dragons

Waxworms are the larvae of one of the two related wax moth species, the Lesser moth (Achroia grisella) or the Greater wax moth (Galleria mellonella). wax moths are natural pests of bee hives used for honey production, but makes great foodstuffs for pet Bearded dragons.

Author: Renier Delport. Reposted from Bearded Dragon Care Info - Feeding Waxworms to Bearded dragons

05 April 2017

Bearded dragon supplementation through food "dusting"

Bearded dragon supplementation through food

"Dusting" is the process of coating insects or other foodstuffs with a powdered supplement prior to feeding being fed.

Author: Renier Delport. Reposted from Bearded Dragon Care Info - Bearded dragon supplementation through food "dusting"

21 February 2017

Coccidiosis in pet Bearded dragons

Coccidiosis in pet Bearded dragons

Coccidiosis in Bearded dragons is a very common. It is commonly seen in stressed Beardies, especially in neglected and unhygienic enclosures. As with all infected animal species, coccidia invade the gastrointestinal tract and cause cellular damage, giving rise to various degrees of diarrhoea.

Author: Renier Delport. Reposted from Bearded Dragon Care Info - Coccidiosis in pet Bearded dragons

07 January 2017

Using programmable timers for Bearded dragon lighting

Using programmable timers for Bearded dragon lighting

Using programmable electric timers can give much better control of the lighting of an enclosure and improve the overall experience of Bearded dragon.

Author: Renier Delport. Reposted from Bearded Dragons - Using programmable timers for Bearded dragon lighting