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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

Are You Just a Gardener or Are You a Plant Parent?

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Jun 6th 2019

Do you worry about your plants when you leave for vacation? Do you greet them first thing in the morning? Are you the type of gardener that tells your potted babies to take care when you leave the hou … read more

How to Tame an Iguana

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on May 30th 2019

Can reptiles be tame? Or even...affectionate?It’s “common knowledge” that reptiles simply don’t relate to humans in the ways the mammalian pets like dogs and cats do.But what if common knowledge is wr … read more

What to Do When You Find Ants in Indoor Plants

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on May 23rd 2019

Ants are a fairly common indoor pest, and keeping house plants can provide them with places to build nests inside. If you have potted plants, it’s possible for ants to form colonies near their roots, … read more

Should You Keep Your Exotic Pet Outside?

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on May 10th 2019

Many pet owners consider the question of whether to keep their animal inside or outside. And in the case of exotic species, the answer is almost always inside -- where you can control the environment. … read more

8 Ideas for Using Herbs from Your Kitchen Garden

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Apr 25th 2019

Okay, you’ve got a thriving herb garden growing in your kitchen. Congratulations! Now…What to do with all those herbs?No worries. We’ve got plenty of ideas for using up those fresh, tiny greens.Big sa … read more

4 Ways to Interact Better with Nocturnal Exotic Pets

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Apr 18th 2019

Photo by David ClodeAre you a night person?Many exotic pets are most active during the night. And that can make them seem boring to those who use the dark for sleeping.But if you’re up during that tim … read more

Why Your Aquarium Plants Need Trace Elements

Posted by Diedra Blackmill on Apr 12th 2019

One of the big advantages of growing plants in a fish aquarium is that the fish and plants each provide each other with health necessities.The fish waste contains nutrients plants can use to grow.But … read more