10 Fascinating Facts About Iguanas – Iguana Awareness Day 8 Sept

10 Fascinating Facts About Iguanas, Iguana Awareness Day 8th September

10 Fascinating Facts About Iguanas To commemorate Iguana Awareness Day on September 8th, ExoticDirect pet insurance has collected ten of the most interesting, funny, downright weird, and fascinating facts about iguanas for your pleasure. So put the kettle on and prepare to be amazed (or at least mildly interested) by these wonderful animals. 10 Fascinating Facts About … Click here to read more

Jamaican Iguana Thought to be Extinct Makes a Comeback

Jamaican Iguana Thought to be Extinct Makes a Comeback

Jamaican Iguana ~ An Endangered Species ~ The Jamaican iguana (Cyclura collei) is a large species of lizard of the genus Cyclura endemic to Jamaica. It is the largest native land animal in the country and is now on the critically endangered list.  The Jamaican iguana was actually considered extinct between 1948-1990. Once found throughout Jamaica … Click here to read more

Bearded Dragon Shedding Process : What to Expect

Is your Bearded Dragon looking a dull, grayish? It's most likely going through the Bearded Dragon shedding process. Read all about it here.

Bearded Dragon Shedding Process You may be wondering what’s happening if you see your Bearded Dragon one day looking a dull grayish/white. He may be cranky, listless, or not eating. Don’t worry, it’s the bearded dragon shedding process taking place.  It’s also known as ‘molting’ and all reptiles go through it. DISCLOSURE: This article may … Click here to read more

Do Chameleons Make Good Pets? What You Need to Know

Do Chameleons Make Good Pets? What You Need to Know

Do Chameleons Make Good Pets? Facts You Should Know Yes, chameleons make good pets, BUT a word of caution: Chameleons are difficult to maintain, and new reptile owners should NOT start with this animal. The word, “Chameleon,” comes from the Greek words, “chamai” and “leon,” meaning “earth lion,” and they originate from the lizard family.  Chameleons come in … Click here to read more

How do Chameleons Change Color? Their Secrets Revealed

How do chameleons change color? (Their Secrets Revealed)

How do Chameleons Change Color? This post may contain affiliate links. It is a common misconception that chameleons change their color to match their environment.  Rather, chameleons change their color when they are frightened, angry, stressed — or in response to temperature or other environmental changes, as well as being responsive to light.  Hormones that … Click here to read more

What Kinds of Intestinal Parasites Can My Reptile Get?

What Kinds of Intestinal Parasites Can My Reptile Get?

 What Kinds of Intestinal Parasites Can My Reptile Get? There is a long list of possible kinds of intestinal parasites that your reptile can be infected with. Some cause a problem (in larger quantities) while some veterinarians believe others are normal for your pet to have (in smaller quantites).  If you’ve ever asked yourself, “What Kinds of … Click here to read more