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Some people think that frogs are incredibly cute creatures, and you might enjoy seeing little frogs out in your yard. For the most part, frogs are harmless, and you shouldn’t need to worry about shooing them away. However, it can be a bit of a problem when frogs enter your home. Have you ever walked into your living room and noticed that there was a frog stuck to your wall? This might seem really unusual…

Many people like to take care of anoles, and some people wind up getting these little lizards when they’re very young. If you’re caring for a baby anole right now, then you likely want to ensure that you’re doing everything right. It’s going to be problematic when you can’t get the baby anole to eat as it should. If this happens, then you might be worried about whether the baby anole will survive or not.…

There are a lot of people who enjoy keeping anoles as pets, and they can be a lot of fun to take care of overall. If you have noticed some issues with your anole as of late, then you might be worried about what’s going on. If your anole is acting a bit unusual, then it’s very possible that it is feeling stressed. Why would your anole suddenly feel stressed, though? Read on to learn…

Tortoises are among some of the most popular pets around due to the fact that they can live a long time, are easy to take care of, and are just plain adorable. Tortoises are omnivores, which means they eat both plants and insects or certain animals such as fish. In the wild, tortoises eat mostly plants, depending on where they live. Tortoises are good at adapting to their eco-systems, which means they will find something…

Tortoises make great pets that, if cared for properly, can live for a very long time. Before adopting a tortoise, it’s important to know what you’re getting yourself into. Everything from where it lives to what it can eat is something worth noting. Although it might seem like tortoises can eat just about anything due to the fact that they’re omnivores, the truth is there are some things that shouldn’t be included in their diet.…

An axolotl is a water dwelling amphibian also called the “walking fish” or the “Mexican walking fish.” As might be evident from its nicknames, its characteristic feature is its tendency to walk along the bottom of its watery home. Some people like to keep axolotls as pets. They are interesting additions to tanks, they are low maintenance, and they are easy to care for and durable, making them good pets. But sometimes axolotl owners may…

Having a pond in your backyard can be an enjoyable experience, not just for you, but for the wildlife in your area as well. Ponds often encourage small ecosystems to form, sustaining from the bugs, reptiles, and amphibians that call your pond home. It often doesn’t take that long after a pond is set up for animals to come and make their home there, and at some point, you might come to realize that your…

There are very few pets that live as long as a tortoise can. In fact, on average, a pet tortoise will easily live beyond 50 years, assuming that you are caring for it properly. Naturally, this pet becomes far more of a commitment than other pets are, given how long you will be caring for it, meaning that when you choose to adopt a tortoise, you should be ready to provide care for it for…

When taking care of most lizards, you are going to want to keep a steady supply of feeding insects ready. Naturally, different lizards are going to want to have different insects, and it is important to keep a rotation of food for your lizards so that they have different food to eat, but one of the most common foods that people will opt to give their lizards will be crickets. Crickets are relatively nutritious, easy…

Having a pond in your backyard can be a beautiful addition to a garden or even the centerpiece to your whole backyard. Ponds are a great source for plants, animals, and even small ecosystems to form that may not otherwise hang out in your area. However, as with having any other form of decoration in your garden, it is important to make sure that you keep it maintained. A pond that is not well maintained…

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