While reptiles are somewhat less expensive to care for, they do require occasional visits to the veterinarian for parasite treatment and such. Just like any other pet, ongoing monthly supplies include, but are not limited to: Beddings for turtles, snakes, frogs, lizards and dragons, Hermit Crabs and any other scaly comrade you can think of. Choose from Zen Pet’s selection of Eco Turf Carpet in a variety of colors, or Cage Carpet that will make your reptilian pet feel like they’re right outdoors—with the assistance of proper lighting! While artificial turf will last longer, your pet will appreciate the foliage of organic plants in his or her environment. Browse our selection of Natural Bushy Mexican or Amazon Phyllo, Natural Bushy Congo Ivy, Malaysian Fern, Australian Maple and many other varieties of plants. Bathe your reptile with its tropical temperature with a selection of lighting and accessories to suit the daytime needs as well as nocturnal. Choose from halogen, fluorescent, or incandescent bulbs and organize it all with timed power strips. Make sure that your scaled friend gets the proper diet with food that has been prepared specifically for each kind of reptile along with feeding and watering utensils like reptile dishes, feeding tongs, Easy Feed Syringe Feeders, automatic watering systems, water conditioners, hanging feeders, and more!
Becoming a reptile owner, just as with any other pet, is a big responsibility that requires you learn about the reptile's habitat, food needs, need for exercise and social interaction and lifespan. Many reptiles have similar lifespans as mammals of a similar size, so their popularity as family pets has risen over recent years because they live a long time.
Reptiles are often less expensive than other pets such as cats, dogs and birds. However, Your reptile will require occasional visits to the vet for parasite testing and treatment, if necessary. Ongoing monthly expenses include cleaning and disinfecting supplies, new substrate, food and electricity to keep your reptile's body and environment at the proper temperature. Visit Zen Pet Supplies today to get your reptile everything he needs for his new home.
Browse a wide variety of the products and equipment you need to make your reptile's environment a safe, healthy and happy one.