Abronia Hobby | Trade, Regulation, and Caution

Authored by Dillon Damuth Guest Author of Reptile Apartment Abronia | Trade, Regulation, and Caution Species of the genus Abronia, (A. graminea), are climbing in popularity in the pet trade quite quickly, it’s understandable, given their remarkable appearance. Not long ago, prior to the establishment of successful captive breeding colonies, many of the animals in […]


Entertaining Education | Dancing with Reptiles

Authored by Leyla Billman of Pin-Up Pythons Entertaining Education Most animal education enthusiasts get into informing the masses via traditional routes: they have a degree in herpetology, they work in education, etc. The jump from enthusiast to educator isn’t exactly a stretch. I got into snake conservation education, because I was a belly dancer. That’s right, a […]


Amphibians | What They Aren’t

Authored by Christina Miller RVT, BSc, of Companion Animal Hospital, Canada. They aren’t reptiles: The awesomely unique world of amphibians Amphibians are actually a unique group of animals, quite different from the reptiles they’re commonly categorized with. Amphibians seem to get the shaft when we’re casually talking about herpetology. Often “lumped into” this group, with […]


Reptile Dental Care | Yes, it’s Important

Reptile Dental Care Authored by Christina Miller RVT, BSc, of Companion Animal Hospital, Canada. Veterinary practices across North America participate in National Pet Dental Health month which is in February by encouraging pet owners to learn about how important good oral health is in their companion animals, like it is in people. But, why care […]


Virides Reptile | Herpetoculture Innovators

Authored by John F. Taylor of Reptile Apartment Virides Reptile Creative Innovations Virides Reptile have created several new and innovative products to the reptile industry. One of their earliest projects is one you may recognize from earlier articles on Reptile Apartment. ProProps came about through the collaboration of Dr. Shane Simpson The Reptile Doctor and Scott […]