Looking for snakes in my backyard. And Finding Toads, Turtles and Salamanders too!
Leopard geckos are one of the most popular pet reptiles because they are relatively small and docile. Because of their size, they require small enclosures, but that doesn't mean that they can be neglected in terms of proper husbandry. There are...
Cane Toads were introduced to Australia in 1935 in to rid the country of the Greyback Cane Beetle, which was decimating Queensland sugar cane crops. Instead the toad became Australia's greatest pest.
Ever wonder why the turtle carries it's own shell? That is all because of one man according to this Filipino legend. Let's find out the reason why.
Black Racer Snakes are shiny, black, non-poisonous reptiles that eat mice, rats and other vermin. This page has many photographs and much information about this attractive and beneficial snake.
How to care for the electric blue gecko, Lygodactylus williamsii, with pictures of a successful terrarium setup.
I've always been current with reptile care and health, but tortoises are a new reptile to me. I received my first tortoises this year, two 4 year old Russian tortoises. Shortly after, I purchased my Cherry Head Red Footed Tortoises; one of which was...
Photo of clinical Nanizziopsiosis. Note the yellow coloration of the infected area giving the disease its common name, yellow fungus. GMS with Hematoxylin counter stain of skin. Black filaments (arrows) are fungal hyphae. Note the invasion of the...
Tortoises seem prepared for just about anything short of a flood. This article explores the tortoises predators with a bit of humor .
Yes, snakes are vertebrate and they do have bones. The snake skeleton is highly specialised, they have many more vertebrae than other reptiles, and some have teeth that evolved into fangs.