Reptiles

Ah… reptiles. We’re not sure who might have first thought to themselves, “Hm. That boa constrictor looks like it would make a great pet.” But all the same, millions of people find themselves living in close quarters with a reptile pet. And while these unique animals may not be the best of choice to cuddle up with for a good night’s rest, Reptiles have found their way into our home and lives, both as pets—and sometimes as unwelcomed guests.

September 22, 2021

Straight from the canopy of South American rain forests come the Emerald Tree Boa, a gorgeous bright green serpent that is an uncommonly kept pet, although a great companion. These unique snakes get their scientific species name, Corallus caninus, from the “coral” color of their young and “canine”-looking shape of […]

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September 15, 2021

Are Columbian Red Tail Boas Easy to Take Care of? As long as you do your research, know what you’re doing, and your boa trusts you, they usually are. The biggest challenge is working with the boa’s size because it requires a lot of space with a healthy environment to […]

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September 8, 2021

Although notoriously difficult to tame, iguanas are a popular type of reptile that can be kept as pets. All iguanas generally require the same intensive level of care, but different types of iguanas in the world still have their own quirks and unique colorings. Perhaps the most popular pet iguana […]

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June 18, 2021

A rosy boa is a type of snake native to Mexico and Southwestern United States. These boas (rosies) are colored with red-tinted stripes lengthwise down their bodies, though each one has its own unique patterns of stripes and variations of color. For those wanting reptiles that live a long time, […]

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