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Crested Geckos: Better In Pairs? What Works + What’s Needed

One crested gecko is a fascinating pet and a lot of fun to keep, so will keeping two or more crested geckos together in one enclosure double the fun?  Crested geckos can be kept in pairs or small groups, provided only females are kept together or there are multiple females to one male. Multiple male …

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How Much Work Are Crested Geckos, Really?

Understanding just how much work Crested Geckos are is essential if you are considering bringing one of these lovely little geckos home. That’s why we show you exactly what you need to do to care for crested geckos and how much time it will take. Crested Geckos really aren’t very much work at all.  It …

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Do Crested Geckos Really Like To Be Held? Just Do It Right!

Crested Geckos are some of the cutest pet lizards and you can’t help but want to hold them. However, you’ve probably heard a lot of different opinions about whether cresties should or shouldn’t be held and whether or not they like being handled. Here’s what we’ve found.  Like most reptiles, crested geckos don’t really like …

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Are Crested Geckos Nocturnal? What This Means For Owners!

Do you wonder if crested geckos are nocturnal and what kind of a pet they’ll make as they seem sluggish the whole day? Then you’ve come to the right place to get answers.  Crested geckos are nocturnal and crepuscular. This means that they are active during the night as well as being active during dusk …

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Are Crested Geckos Smart? How To Cater To Their Intelligence

Crested geckos certainly have a wise expression, with their distinct eyelashes and large eyes. However, how smart are crested geckos, really? Crested geckos may be fairly intelligent, especially compared to many other reptile species, thanks to their diet being omnivorous with a focus on fruit, the fact that they communicate with sound, and their extraordinary …

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Do Crested Geckos Need Baths?

Considering my love for reptiles, when one of my friends gifted me a Crested Gecko, I was extremely happy. But soon after, I felt worried, wondering whether to bathe it or not. However, after consulting with other Crested Gecko owners and researching about raising Geckos, I have succeeded in taking proper care of my little …

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Why Your Crested Gecko Is On The Ground

Although known to mostly spend their time climbing branches and foliage, some crested geckos are often found preferring to stay on the ground for various reasons. Why Your Crested Gecko Is On The Ground: Crested geckos are arboreal lizards, which means they are usually found on higher branches and other climbing structures around them. Occasionally, …

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How Often Should You Handle Your Crested Gecko?

Newbie crested gecko pet owners simply cannot wait to handle this new member of their family. They would love to hold it and experience it walk all over them. Yet, there are precautions to take as far as handling crested geckos goes, especially with regard to the frequency with which it is done. Over the …

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