Results 1 to 10 of 15
02-06-2013, 10:53 AM #1
Anyone else have this problem with exo terra?
LOG IN TO CLOSE THIS AD
Sent from my LG-MS910 using Tapatalk 2
02-06-2013, 11:13 AM #2
I don't use the styrofoam backgrounds, in part to keep that from happening.Morelia spilota harrisoni * Liasis fuscus * Liasis mackloti * Liasis mackloti savuensis * Anteresia maculosa * Python regius * Gekko gecko * Rhacodactylus leachianus * Correlophus ciliatus * Blaesodactylus boivini
02-06-2013, 12:07 PM #3
My guys used the cable slots as one of their hides, they never had issues getting out. I flipped the styro over and put the notches at top.
Never attribute to malice what can be adequately explained by stupidity. ~ Anon.
02-06-2013, 02:05 PM #4
I think if u Apuleius ore dirt in high enough to cover the holes it should be fine
02-06-2013, 03:24 PM #5
Are there other hiding places and plenty of cover? Silk branches can be purchased at $ stores. My male likes to hide in bamboo.
Sanseveria/snake plants are tough enough to withstand bouncy cresties and assist with ambient humidity."Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass. It's about learning to dance in the rain."
Leopard Gecko Care Sheet
===> URGENT: No plain calcium, calcium with D3, or multivitamins inside a vivarium EVER <===
Oedura castelnaui ~ Lepidodactylus lugubris ~ Phelsuma barbouri ~ Ptychozoon kuhli ~ Cyrtodactylus peguensis zebraicus ~ Phyllurus platurus ~ Lygodactylus kimhowelli ~ Eublepharis macularius ~ Correlophus ciliatus ~ P. tigrinus
02-06-2013, 03:26 PM #6Post Thanks / Like - 0 Thanks, 1 LikesElizabeth Freer liked this post
02-06-2013, 07:51 PM #7
Yes, it happens a lot with these backgrounds. I use sphagnum moss to block all accesses so that won't happen"Thorr Geckos" private breeder in Normandy.
Ptenopus kochi + garrulus garrulus, various Uroplatus species, Pachydactylus and Hemidactylus species, Ch. angulifer & turneri , Gehyra marginata, Afroedura loveridgei, Ptyodactylus ragazzi, H. caudicinctus, , Paroedura picta...
FORUM RULES HERE! PLEASE READ THEM CAREFULLY, ESPECIALLY NEWCOMERS TO GU! http://www.geckosunlimited.com/commu...les-rules.html
02-06-2013, 07:52 PM #8Senior Member
- Join Date
- Nov 2007
- Somerville, MA
- Post Thanks / Like
- Blog Entries
You can also wet paper towel (maybe even mix a little Elmer's glue in) and stuff the openings. Then when it dries you have kind of a paper mache effect.
02-08-2013, 03:54 PM #9
If this is an issue just buy the cork bark board that fits and screw pieces of wood or cork rounds to it to make a 3D back ground. I plan on trying that in a few weeks when it warms up and im not getting pounded by a blizzard and maybe 2-3ft of snow.
02-08-2013, 03:56 PM #10
LOG IN TO CLOSE THIS AD
it's not very expensive (lasts FOREVER), looks nicer, takes up less volume, and is natural.Morelia spilota harrisoni * Liasis fuscus * Liasis mackloti * Liasis mackloti savuensis * Anteresia maculosa * Python regius * Gekko gecko * Rhacodactylus leachianus * Correlophus ciliatus * Blaesodactylus boivini