Are Red Lights Really Bad for Leopard Geckos? [Not Exactly]
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Are Red Lights Really Bad for Leopard Geckos? [Not Exactly]

To this day, I still catch wind of some reptile enthusiasts harping about how red lights are either completely safe to use on their own or extremely dangerous for leopard geckos. However, even in their best intentions, neither of those statements are one hundred percent true or accurate! Generally speaking, using regular red lights for…

Ceramic Heater vs Halogen For Leopard Gecko: Which is Best? [11 Factors]
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Ceramic Heater vs Halogen For Leopard Gecko: Which is Best? [11 Factors]

Halogen heat lamps and ceramic heat emitters have long existed outside the reptile-keeping community. But with the ever-growing push towards the use of halogens in leopard gecko tanks in recent years, ceramic heaters have steadily lost their popularity―even becoming infamous. So are halogens really better than ceramics and do ceramics deserve such a bad reputation?…

Should You Directly Mist Your Leopard Or Crested Gecko? [4 Reasons and 4 Dangers]
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Should You Directly Mist Your Leopard Or Crested Gecko? [4 Reasons and 4 Dangers]

If you ever thought that spraying your gecko is a great idea, you are in the right place! Hopefully, you will change your mind. However, please avoid it if you do not want to trigger stomach aches in your reptile (or even worse). Misting leopard and crested gecko is unsafe practice because of possible: gastrointestinal…