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Having a Kid's Birthday Party at The Tye-Dyed Iguana

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Aug 16th 2019

Having a Kid's Birthday Party at The Tye-Dyed IguanaLooking for something different for your kid’s birthday party? How about a party that you can enjoy just as much as they can? At the Tye-Dyed Iguana … read more

How to Breed Your Own Isopods: Part 2

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Aug 8th 2019

How to Breed Your Own Isopods: Part 2A few weeks ago I talked about how to set up a breeding terrarium for your isopods in “How to Breed Your Own Isopods: Part 1”. Now it’s time to get to the really f … read more

How to Care for Carnivorous Fish

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Aug 1st 2019

How to Care for Carnivorous FishPhoto courtesy of Christy Hammer Last month I talked about how to get your fish to stop eating your aquarium plants, and one of the suggestions was to put carnivor … read more

The Jurassic Park Plot Twist that Scientists Knew All Along

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Jul 25th 2019

The Jurassic Park Plot Twist that Scientists Knew All AlongWhen told that the dinosaurs in Jurassic Park were all female so that breeding could be contained within the lab, Dr. Ian Malcolm remarks tha … read more

How to Breed Your Own Isopods: Part 1

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Jul 11th 2019

If you’ve read our article on getting a few tiny janitors for your bioactive terrarium, you may be wondering what you can do to keep a steady supply of isopods around. We’ve got you covered … read more

How to Stop Your Fish from Eating Your Aquarium Plants

Jul 4th 2019

You thought a planted tank sounded like a good idea. But then the fish uprooted and ate everything green. What gives? How are you supposed to maintain balance between flora and fauna?Here are a few ti … read more

8 Things You Need to Know about Caring for an Elderly Reptile

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Jun 27th 2019

Noticing that your pet isn’t as young as they once were, and wondering what you need to know about taking care of an aging exotic pet?No worries. There are only a few simple changes typically needed w … read more

Weird Plants from Mythology

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Jun 20th 2019

Photo courtesy of Pedro Freitas I love a good story about mythological creatures. But mythological plants don’t get nearly as much attention. Remember the scene in Harry Potter and the … read more

Join Us for The Tye-Dyed Iguana Summer Camp 2019

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Jun 7th 2019

Looking for something different for your kids to do this summer? Cut the whining about boredom short and have them join us at The Tye-Dyed Iguana Summer Camp. What is The Tye-Dyed Iguana Summer Camp?W … read more