Reptile Questions

Why is my crested gecko hiding?

3 Reasons Why Your Crested Gecko Is Hiding

Is your crested gecko playing hide and seek with you? Are you worried that he has escaped his tank? Or is he simply just hiding from you? It is part of the crested gecko’s charm to just completely keep to himself, but when does this hiding behavior become excessive? There […]

Are crested geckos affectionate?

Are Crested Geckos Affectionate? What To Expect

Crested Geckos make amazing pets- they are tiny dinosaurs with the loveliest eyelashes. They are quite docile and like being handled. It’s no secret why humans have so much affection for Crested Geckos, but you may wonder if they can feel that same affection for us. The answer may surprise […]

Why is my leopard gecko so small?

The 3 Reasons Why Your Leopard Gecko Is So Small

Why is my leopard gecko so small? You might be asking this question when you notice that one or two of your leopard geckos still look like the way they were when they first hatched. Is this occurrence normal? When should you worry? Definitely, there are a number of reasons […]

Can leopard geckos swim?

Can Leopard Geckos Swim? Bad Idea!

Are you planning to put a pool-like water dish in your leopard gecko enclosure? Surely, that will look nice and you also get to enjoy as you watch your leopard geckos swim in the water. Here comes the bad news, you might want to hold that idea as doing so […]

Do leopard geckos smell?

Do Leopard Geckos Smell Bad? What You Need To Do

If you have been to a friend’s house, or a zoo, and checked out their reptiles, then you probably didn’t smell a thing! Fast forward to when you brought home your own leopard gecko, and suddenly your whole room smells. Why is this? Usually, Leopard Geckos Are Not Smelly But… […]

Why is my leopard gecko not pooping?

5 Reasons Why Your Leopard Gecko Is Not Pooping

So, you clean the habitat daily. You provide a healthy diet of insects, freeze-dried food and some water. You make sure to keep up with cleanings on a daily, weekly and monthly basis. And yet, you aren’t finding any poop from your leopard gecko. This is concerning because that stuff […]

Do crested geckos stink?

Crested Geckos Do Not Smell – THIS Does!

If you walk into a reptile room or catch a whiff of a crested gecko habitat that smells bad, you may begin to wonder just what it is about these creatures that smells so foul. Crested geckos do not smell. Instead, it is poorly maintained tanks that are the reasoning […]

why does my crested gecko lick me?

Why Your Crested Gecko Licks You

While crested geckos licking themselves – especially their eyes, is nothing unusual (for reasons we will explain later in the post), it is somewhat strange if your crested gecko begins to lick you all too frequently, whenever you handle it. No wonder then, owners of such crested geckos often ask […]

How fast are crested geckos?

How Fast Crested Geckos Really Are

As you get used to being a proud crested gecko owner – or plan to become one soon, a question frequently on the minds of folks like you is “how fast is a typical crested gecko?” Does it sprint away or remain lethargic? How much space should be allocated for […]