Advice for Owning a Reptile
Reptiles are some of the most exotic pets you can keep at home, but looking after animals from the furthest corners of the planet can bring with it some special challenges. However, our hints and tips will help keep you informed about your reptile’s needs, from health advice to accommodation to its general well-being.
Many people falsely assume you cannot handle reptiles. In fact, many reptiles can be socialised to a degree and can be routinely handled.
Ticks And Your Reptile
While indoor reptiles are at very low risk of tick bites, our roaming reptiles such as tortoises are more likely to be affected.
Christmas Pet Advice
Planning on spending the festive season with your pet? Make sure you pet proof your decorations this festive season. Click here to read our tip tips.
Mites And Your Reptile
Mites are a small common parasites that live on the skin of reptiles and can cause discomfort and itching. Read online now and keep your reptile mite free!
Choosing Your New Reptile
Planning on finding a new reptile? Find out how which reptile you should choose as your next pet, wether it be a snake, lizard, turtle or something else!
Cryptosporidium And Your Reptile
Cryptosporidia are a type of protozoa – a microscopic, single-celled parasite – which live in the intestines and can have devastating consequences.
Worms and Your Reptile
Learn all you need to know about worms, parasites & your reptile. Professional pet health advice about the prevention & treatment of worms from Vets4Pets.
Bringing Your Reptile Home
Reptiles have a diverse and often complex range of needs. Meeting these means preparation is key when bringing a reptile home. Find out more with expert advice.
A Guide To Feeding Your Reptile
Your reptile needs the right food in order to remain healthy and happy. Find out what to feed your reptile with our guide at Vets4Pets. Find out more here.
The Best Home For Your Reptile
How to give your reptile the best place to live with the right lighting, heating and humidity for long-term health. Find out more by speaking to your vet today.