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Turn Terrarium Decorating into a Hobby of Its Own

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Dec 9th 2019

Turn Terrarium Decorating into a Hobby of Its Own Do you ever wish there was more you could do to interact with your exotic pet? Reptiles and amphibians are cool, but they’re not the kind of pets … read more

How to Handle Large Snakes

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Nov 27th 2019

How to Handle Large Snakes If you’re familiar with our exotic pet shop at the Tye-Dyed Iguana, then you know that for years we had a beautiful albino Burmese python mascot named Aphrodite. She ca … read more

Cleanup Crew Showdown—Ultimate Winner

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Nov 21st 2019

Cleanup Crew Showdown—Ultimate Winner The last couple of weeks, we have looked at various species that can serve as tank janitors, or the cleanup crew, for bioactive terrariums. These microfauna … read more

Cleanup Crew Showdown—Springtails Vs. Earthworms

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Nov 14th 2019

Cleanup Crew Showdown—Springtails Vs. EarthwormsPhoto courtesy of Sarah HardingLast week we looked at the differences between isopods and millipedes. Both arthropods can make good bioactive terrarium … read more

Cleanup Crew Showdown—Isopods Vs. Millipedes

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Nov 7th 2019

Cleanup Crew Showdown—Isopods Vs. MillipedesPhoto courtesy of Ronny OverhateDetritivore: An animal that feeds on dead organic material, especially plant detritus.In other words, the cleanup crew. … read more

Fun Halloween Recipe Ideas for Snake and Spider Lovers

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Oct 24th 2019

Fun Halloween Recipe Ideas for Snake and Spider LoversIf you’re a fan of the creepy crawly things, then you probably relish the time of year when everyone is decorating with snakes and spiders, instea … read more

How to Start Your First Living Vivarium

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Oct 16th 2019

How to Start Your First Living Vivarium How to build a Natural Vivarium (From Scratch)! By Reptiliatus We’re getting a lot more interest at the Tye-Dyed Iguana regarding living vivariums, or bi … read more

We're Having Our 3rd Annual Pumpkin Patch Event

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Oct 2nd 2019

We're Having Our 3rd Annual Pumpkin Patch EventGot kids? Looking for a fun family event to take them to this month? How about celebrating with some pre-Halloween fun.We are holding our Third Annual Pu … read more