Hingeback Tortoise (Home’s)

Kinixys homeana Order: Testudines Husbandry Information Housing Requirements Enclosure 4 feet long, 2 feet wide and 18 inches tall can house up to three or four adults. Provide ample hides Temperature, Humidity, & Lighting: Temperature: These tortoises are not big fans of intense lighting, so use a ceramic heat emitter to create a basking spot of about…

Striped Skunk

Mephitis mephitis Order: Carnivora Husbandry Information Housing Requirements It is important to have some sort of dig box and hide box. Many skunks can be litter box trained. Cincinnati Zoo: keeps their skunks outside year-round. They have a heated water bowl and heat shield for the winter, and misters, frozen granite blocks and fans in the…

Frilled Dragon

Chlamydosaurus kingii Order: Squamata Suborder: Iguania Family: Agamidae Husbandry Information Housing Requirements Notes: Avoid perpetually damp conditions. Substrate- combo of coco fiber, play sand, organic potting soil to 2” depth. Or cypress mulch or commercial forest bedding. Lighting: use a simple timer for all of the lights in the cage, and set them to be…