Image via Wikipedia Owning exotic pets is a fascinating hobby, and can also be a challenging one. Iguanas as a pet come with their own challenges, and one of the biggest is taming your iguana. Most of us are familiar with having domesticated pets like dogs or cats that readily accept people. But iguanas are [Continue]
There are thousands of people who keep pet iguanas in their homes, but it’s only recently that there’s been much information available on proper care of these fascinating pets. Of course reputable pet stores will give good information on care, but there are some stores that will give bad or incomplete information so that they [Continue]
When we talk about pet iguanas, we’re usually talking about the most common species, Iguana Iguana, or green iguana. The green iguana is found in South and Central America, and also on some Pacific islands. It is a very popular pet in Europe and in the United States.
Some Myths about Green Iguanas There are many ‘facts’ going around about iguanas as pets that are more fiction than fact. People who are considering having a pet iguana should be careful that they filter out the truth from the myths, or they could interfere with their ability to properly care for their pet iguana. [Continue]
…And Keeping It Healthy Green iguanas have become the ‘cool’ pet to have lately. They are one of the most popular reptile pets, but many iguana owners are surprised at how big their little tiny iguana grows after a couple of short years. If you bought a little pet in the store with a cage [Continue]
Tips For Building an Iguana Cage Iguanas are known as an arboreal creature – that means they prefer to spend their time in trees. Iguanas are a prey animal, and they find safety from predators up off the ground in high trees. This is something you need to keep very much in mind when you’re [Continue]
If you’re interested in having a pet iguana, you should be studying up on all the information about them that you can find. To help you along, here are some vital facts on the reptile: The term “iguana” is typically used when talking about any member of the lizard family Iguanidae. They are characterized by [Continue]
Image by Andrew in Raleigh via Flickr Tips on Getting the Right Iguana Cage Setup Most of us are familiar with seeing smaller iguanas in pet stores. Juvenile iguanas that are offered for sale are usually between 6 and 12 inches long, including their tail. You may have even seen someone with a larger iguana [Continue]