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How long can leopard geckos go without heat?

How Long Can Leopard Geckos Go Without Heat?

Imagine your leopard gecko is cut off from his heat supply—all due to a power failure caused by a really bad storm. Guess what, the power failure lasts for a couple of days and temperatures are starting to drop. You are left wondering…How long can leopard geckos go without heat? […]

Do crested geckos need heat mats?

Do Crested Geckos Need Heat Mats?

Because I’m new to keeping Crested Geckos, I needed to know what the best way is to keep their vivarium at the right temperature. I found out that there are a lot of different ways to heat a Crested Gecko’s environment, including heat mats — but are heat mats really […]

Do crested geckos need light at night?

Why Crested Geckos Do Not Need Light At Night

Do crested geckos need light at night? Is it okay for them to have limited to zero visibility? You might be asking these questions especially if you have a newly set up enclosure, and you are wondering how your crested gecko will do during the night. Crested geckos do not […]

Do crested geckos need uvb?

Do Crested Geckos Need UVB?

As you work to put together a great crested gecko habitat, you likely think of lots of questions about what you need. One of the most common ones we get is, “Do crested geckos need UVB?” Do Crested Geckos Need UVB? The answer is, not really. Some gecko keepers argue […]