Leopard geckos make incredible companions, especially when you’re well equipped to give them a happy, healthy life. Find out everything you need to know about leopard gecko care—what they can eat (and what they can’t), how to set up their enclosure, how big they grow, how long they live, and more. From choosing feeder insects to looking for ways to enrich your gecko’s life, you’ve come to the right place! Together we’ll make sure your leopard gecko receives excellent care.
If you’re a first-time reptile owner (or a reptile owner wannabe!), a leopard gecko might be the perfect match for you. Compared to other reptiles, leopard geckos are easy to care for—which is why they make a great beginner reptile. This blog walks you through the basics of leopard gecko care so that you’re ready to bring your new gecko home.
Here you’ll find answers to all your many questions about leopard geckos. Learn how to take great care of your leo so you can prevent illness, meet their dietary needs, and keep them healthy and energized.
Leopard Gecko Care, from Basics to Beyond
Some questions you have around leopard geckos might be pretty basic and top-of-mind: what type of terrarium should I keep my gecko in? Do I need to use substrate? What do leopard geckos eat? How do I play with my leopard gecko? Are leopard geckos good pets for kids?
This blog covers the basics of leopard gecko care so you can get started on your reptile journey with confidence.
Other questions you have might not be as obvious (or immediate) but they are still important to explore. These include: What are common illnesses among pet leopard geckos and how do I prevent them? How do I keep feeder insects healthy for leopard geckos? What is “gut loading” and how do I do it? Do leopard geckos need to take vitamins?
This blog covers these important topics as well, so you can take a deep dive into leopard gecko care and create an awesome life for your pet.
More Questions about Leopard Gecko Care?
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