Projects filed under: Reptiles

INTRODUCTION: Hundreds of species of aquatic turtles exist in the world, with red eared sliders being one of the most commonly kept pet turtles. Adult sizes vary with species, and any potential new turtle owner should research their species of...

Specific Requirements

UVB recommended for most species, complete yet varied diet important, water quality and cleanliness is critically important

Reasons To
Visit A Veterinarian

Healthy annual examinations, not eating/defecating, swollen eyes, swollen digits and/or limbs, wounds on shell or skin, lethargy
INTRODUCTION: Tegus are native to Central and South America. Lifespan and adult sizes vary with species, and many can get quite large, so be sure to research your prospective pet well.   HOUSING: Tegus should generally be housed singly throughout...

Specific Requirements

UVB/UVA lighting, appropriate humidity, balanced diet

Reasons To
Visit A Veterinarian

Healthy annual examinations, swollen digits or limbs, skin lesions, tremors or seizures, straining to defecate, appears painful, lethargy
INTRODUCTION: This large family includes two thirds of current snake species. Lifespan and adult sizes vary greatly with species, and many can get quite large and live a long time, so be sure to research your prospective pet well.  ...

Specific Requirements

Frozen/thaws feeders, escape artists, different species may have different requirements (call us)

Reasons To
Visit A Veterinarian

Healthy annual examinations, skin lesions, shedding issues, straining to defecate, lethargy
INTRODUCTION: There are over 50 species of pythons and boas currently recognized in the world, with a variety of interesting color mutations now available within the pet trade. Lifespan and adult sizes vary greatly with species, and many can get...

Specific Requirements

Frozen/thaws feeders, escape artists, different species may have different requirements (call us)

Reasons To
Visit A Veterinarian

Healthy annual examinations, skin lesions, shedding issues, straining to defecate, lethargy