Search:

Type: Posts; User: vastra

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    6
    Views
    802

    Mine does that from time to time!! Usually...

    Mine does that from time to time!! Usually because his food had too much powder and he didn't like the texture, he caught his food at a weird angle and was jabbed by a leg or scuffed his chin, or he...
  2. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,189

    Pricing question (dubias)

    Sorry if this is the wrong forum!

    I've got a dubia roach colony I want to sell locally but I'm not sure what to charge?
    There are 80 adult females, 70 adult males, and 150 mixed sized nymphs,...
  3. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,227

    Leopard geckos don't eat nightcrawlers or any...

    Leopard geckos don't eat nightcrawlers or any earthworms, while high in calcium they're not a likely food source in their natural habitat and their slime is really unappealing to leopard geckos....
  4. Replies
    2
    Views
    769

    Mealworms aren't a good enough staple and she may...

    Mealworms aren't a good enough staple and she may show interest in something new anyway, try introducing crickets, or better yet, dubia roaches. Even a big molted superworm might do it. You could...
  5. Replies
    1
    Views
    375

    You need a thermostat, an unregulated uth could...

    You need a thermostat, an unregulated uth could easily burn your geckos! Even getting as high as 115f and developing dangerously hot spots if as they begin to fail. Jumpstart thermostats are probably...
  6. Replies
    9
    Views
    4,244

    I got mine from amazon but I think ebay had them...

    I got mine from amazon but I think ebay had them too, never seen them in store.
    There are a lot of options for heating but this was the cheapest and has been effective for me, I did forget they only...
  7. Replies
    9
    Views
    4,244

    Dubias are fantastic feeders! Not nearly as...

    Dubias are fantastic feeders! Not nearly as creepy as typical roaches, if anything they remind me a little of oversized potato bugs or woodlice. My gecko has trouble hunting and these have been much...
  8. Replies
    0
    Views
    3,416

    Baby pacman frog! :)

    https://i.imgur.com/p2SUCoB.jpg
    https://i.imgur.com/ESYAuYw.jpghttps://i.imgur.com/QBHl9xa.jpghttps://i.imgur.com/foqN9VQ.jpg
    I brought him home a few hours ago so I've only got phone photos right...
  9. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,787

    Waxworms are too fatty anyway, will he tong feed?...

    Waxworms are too fatty anyway, will he tong feed?
    I don't know if you can get them where you are but Dubia roaches (or any feeder roach) are great, easy to keep a small colony too, they're much...
  10. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,787

    What kind of variety does your gecko get? You...

    What kind of variety does your gecko get? You can't speed him up and trying to force him to eat faster will only stress him out, but if he's not getting much variety he could simply be bored with his...
  11. Replies
    1
    Views
    2,772

    Is Mother of Thyme safe?

    The official name is Thymus Serpyllum and it might be the same as Creeping Thyme.

    I'd love to grow some in my Leo and frog tanks, it doesn't smell strong, I've seen it used in one tank, and it can...
  12. Replies
    3
    Views
    936

    I've used cardboard and hotglue without problem...

    I've used cardboard and hotglue without problem as well.

    If you like you could make those permanent by coating with grout or sealing with polycrylic or certain paints! :)
  13. My DIY leo hide using foam+plaster+polycrylic (PICTURE HEAVY)

    (I made this months ago and had posted the first stage but never got around to downloading the new photos and updating)
    This was my first time building a hide and I'm currently working on a new...
  14. From a care-sheet: Maybe keep them around...

    From a care-sheet:

    Maybe keep them around 72-75? They seem to need about 87+ to breed but keeping them at their absolute minimum temperature might not be the best for their health.
  15. I'm buying a frog to eat mine!:lol: I agree...

    I'm buying a frog to eat mine!:lol:

    I agree with the above, cooler temps should also slow their growth rate.

    With only 50 it shouldn't take very long to sort out the adults and separate them by...
  16. Thread: GuAHH!

    by vastra
    Replies
    1
    Views
    3,629

    GuAHH!

    Last night I went to check on my cool-whip tub of superworm beetles, noticed a carrot was looking dried out and old so I picked it up to remove and the whole thing started squirming before exploding...
  17. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,219

    Okay, thanks guys!:biggrin: I think I will...

    Okay, thanks guys!:biggrin:
    I think I will order some silkworms as soon as I can. :)



    I'll try to catch a molted worm today too, since he's a little stressed from the wig of shed that stuck...
  18. Replies
    19
    Views
    2,609

    Could you tell us more about your set up? :) How...

    Could you tell us more about your set up? :) How are you heating the tank? What is the tank size? Are you measuring the ground or air temps? (I assume ground but just want to be sure ^^ )


    Is the...
  19. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,219

    Oh wow! These guys aren't as opportunistic as...

    Oh wow! These guys aren't as opportunistic as they seemed.. I'll just leave him be until he's ready to eat. ^^
    Can I ask what you use for variety? :) I tried mealworms and crickets, kept the dubias...
  20. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,219

    Is there something I should be on the look out...

    Is there something I should be on the look out for if he continues to eat too little in the Spring? A gutload that will make the bugs smell tastier or a species of large grub I could dig for (in...
  21. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,219

    Thanks!!! That's a relief! I thought it took a...

    Thanks!!!
    That's a relief! I thought it took a way shorter amount of time for mdb to begin..
    His tank set up is a little different right now, the 'bathroom' cave is out while I work on a new...
  22. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,219

    Liquid urate - MDB!

    I need advice on what to do!

    Trying to jot down what's been going on but I'm in a hurry so I apologize for my grammar and formatting!

    I got him last winter, his tank was too small and I was...
  23. Thread: calcium

    by vastra
    Replies
    2
    Views
    507

    Pure calcium doesn't expire and Calcium+vitamins...

    Pure calcium doesn't expire and Calcium+vitamins very by brand. I did noticed my Repashy Ca+ getting kind of old after about a year (although it may simply have drawn moister in the fridge). Most...
  24. Thread: ?

    by vastra
    Replies
    5
    Views
    677

    Even a betta fish will learn tricks so it's...

    Even a betta fish will learn tricks so it's probably possible but I think the amount of damage you'd do to the animal in stress wouldn't be worth it, assuming it didn't just get confused and refuse...
  25. My diy didn't use ceramic but I did use epoxy to...

    My diy didn't use ceramic but I did use epoxy to protect the cement and water proof it, it's a safe material.

    Hot glue degrades overtime, gets grungy, and (at least for me) has never stuck well to...
Results 1 to 25 of 42
Page 1 of 2 1 2