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Crocodiles and dinosaurs

Are Crocodiles Dinosaurs?

Crocodiles and dinosaurs are two groups of animals that have fascinated people for centuries. Both are ancient creatures that have existed on Earth for millions of years, and both have a reputation for being fierce predators. Dit gesê, no, crocodiles are not dinosaurs. but the relationship between these two groups of animals is more complicated than you might think. Crocodiles vs Dinosaurs First, let’s take a look at what makes… Lees meer »Are Crocodiles Dinosaurs?

Do tegus eat snakes and other lizards?

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Tegus are known to be opportunistic eaters, consuming a variety of prey items in the wild, including snakes and other small reptiles. So yes, tegus can eat snakes, lizards and reptilesbut these are not a primary food source in their diet. Tegus in the wild will primarily consume as small mammals, voëls, insects, amphibians (frogs) and fruits. Can you feed lizards to a tegu? You can indeed feed… Lees meer »Do tegus eat snakes and other lizards?

Tegus are intelligent creatures that can be tamed as pets and even house broken to some extent.

Tegu Taming, Handling and Potty Training Tips

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Taming a tegu can be a rewarding experience, as these intelligent lizards are known for forming strong bonds with their caregivers. However, it is important to approach taming with patience and understanding, as tegus can be skittish and may take time to adjust to new environments and people. Whether you have an Argentine black and white tegu, a Red tegu, or Colombian tegu, there are a few key strategies that… Lees meer »Tegu Taming, Handling and Potty Training Tips

Foods for Tegu Lizards

Tegu Food List

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Tegus are omnivorous reptiles that require a varied diet to stay healthy and happy. This diet should consist of approximately 70% protein and 30% plant material (for adult Argentine and Red tegus), of 90% protein and 10% greens (for Colombian tegus and baby tegus regardless of species). Fruit and some other foods should only be fed sporadically or as a treat, and some supplements like calcium are also recommended. Hieronder,… Lees meer »Tegu Food List

Tegu lizard drinking water from a pet bowl.

Best Water & Food Bowls for Tegus

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When it comes to finding the right water and food bowl for tegus, there are several factors to considernamely the age of your pet, material and size of the bowl. Regardless of which bowl you choose, it’s important to clean it regularly and ensure that your tegu has access to clean, fresh food and water every day. Hierdie bladsy bevat geaffilieerde skakels. As Amazon associates we may earn… Lees meer »Best Water & Food Bowls for Tegus

Iguana Skull and Teeth

Iguana Teeth and Bite: More dangerous than you think

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Despite not being carnivorous, Iguanas have sharp teeth that are designed for slicing through plant matter and small prey, and their bite can cause serious harm to people and pets. While they are generally not aggressive towards humans and are not likely to bite unless they feel threatened or provoked, it is still important to handle iguanas with care and respect. Iguana Teeth Iguanas have rows of sharp, curved teeth… Lees meer »Iguana Teeth and Bite: More dangerous than you think

Bloutong velspesie

Bloutong velspesie

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Die bloutongskink is 'n unieke dier wat afkomstig is van Suidoos-Asië en Oseanië, en gekenmerk deur sy helderblou tong wat gebruik word om potensiële roofdiere weg te skrik. Bloutong-akkedisse word toenemend gewild as troeteldiere danksy hul intelligensie en mak geaardheid. Wetenskaplik bekend as “tiliqua”, blou-tong velle kom in alle verskillende kleure en vorms voor, en daar is eintlik dosyne spesies en sub-spesies. Sommige kan gehou word as… Lees meer »Bloutong velspesie

Tegus is nou onwettig om in Georgië te besit

Sommige Tegu- en Monitor-akkedisspesies word nie meer as troeteldiere in Georgië toegelaat nie

Op Dinsdag 22 Oktober het die Georgia Department of Natural Resources Board gestem om toekomstige eienaarskap van eksotiese reptiele te beperk in reaksie op die toenemende aantal indringerspesies wat die inheemse ekosisteem bedreig. Die verbod is spesifiek gemaak om die probleem van twee indringerspesies reptiele aan te pak, Birmaanse luislange en Argentynse swart en wit tegu-akkedisse, wat uit Suid-Amerika ingevoer word en dikwels vrygelaat word of in die ontsnap… Lees meer »Sommige Tegu- en Monitor-akkedisspesies word nie meer as troeteldiere in Georgië toegelaat nie

Uramastyx en Spinasie

Kan Uromastyx spinasie eet?

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Spinasie is een van die min kosse wat in 'n uramastyx se dieet vermy moet word. uramastyx-akkedisse kan tegnies spinasie eet, maar in groot hoeveelhede kan dit skadelik wees, dit is dus die beste om verbruik tot die minimum te beperk of dit heeltemal te vermy. Ten spyte daarvan dat dit 'n voedingsryke donker blaargroente is, spinasie het 'n uiters hoë inhoud van oksalate, wat aan kalsium bind en die behoorlike absorpsie daarvan verhoed. Kalsiumtekort kan… Lees meer »Kan Uromastyx spinasie eet?