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tangelo leopard gecko diet

Tangelo Leopard Gecko Diet

tangerine leopard gecko for saleWater is essential for a reptile’s health and well-being. A shallow dish of clean, fresh water must be provided at all times in the cool end. This must be cleaned and replaced at least daily and immediately if it is soiled. Feeding Leopard geckos mainly feed on invertebrates in the wild. In captivity, feed a varied diet of live invertebrates, called ‘livefood’. These include crickets, ‘calciworms’ and locusts, no bigger than the size of the gecko’s head. Feed waxworms sparingly as they are high in fat. Juveniles should be fed daily; adults every other day. You can also offer a washed dandelion or nasturtium flower once a month to supplement the diet. It is a good idea to weigh your gecko regularly. Feed in a separate container to prevent the gecko swallowing the substrate. If you feed in the vivarium, remove uneaten bugs to prevent them biting the gecko. It is vital that live invertebrates are fed a good diet, for their own wellbeing and because the nutrients will be passed on to the gecko. This process is called ‘gut-loading’. Provide them with dry cereal food, or special foods available from pet shops. Also, include fresh leaves such as dandelion to keep them hydrated. The captive environment does not supply all of the vitamins and minerals available in the wild, so supplements are required. Livefood should be lightly dusted with a vitamin and calcium supplement immediately before being offered to the gecko. Vitamins and minerals can be overdosed so always follow the instructions of the chosen brand. For example, with a well-set UV system, you will not need to supply a lot of vitamin D3. You should also provide a small bowl of plain calcium powder at all times for them to lick. Store supplements in a cool, dry place to keep them fresh.

With a Biologist ON-SITE shop with confidence that you’ll be purchasing a top quality Leopard Geckos for sale online from a captive bred leopard gecko breeder.  Whether it is super rare color morphs like Enigma, Eclipse, Blizzard, Diablo Blanco, Jungle Designer, Super Mack Snow, or the more common high colors, carrot tails, mack snows and super snow, all of our leopard geckos come from top quality genetics and are as gorgeous as they are calm from our daily handling t1o ensure they make great pet geckos!  All of our leopard geckos for sale come with our live arrival and full 7 day health guarantee and ship via FedEx or UPS overnight and arrive the morning after shipping in heated or cooled insulated containers.  We offer baby leopard geckos, juvenile leopard geckos, as well as young adult leopard gecko on sale.  Consider our other species of captive-bred geckos for sale.

For more information on any gecko for sale, including leopard geckos for salecrested gecko for salegargoyle gecko for sale, or any leopard gecko for sale online, we would recommend you check out our Main captive bred reptiles for sale site showing all of our leopard gecko breeder stock as well as crested gecko breeder stock at CBReptile.com.  As an online gecko store, we work with various species of pet gecko for sale and are proud to have one of the largest selections of baby geckos for sale anywhere.

tangerine albino leopard gecko shelter

Tangerine Albino Leopard Gecko Shelter

For ease of cleaning and health purposes we recommend using a paper substrate such as newspaper, butcher/packing paper or paper towel. DO NOT use sand as this can cause the gecko to be impacted within their digestive track should they ever ingest it.

Leopard geckos are nocturnal so shelters within their enclosure will provide them with a peaceful retreat to sleep or hide in. These can be as elaborate as you like or can be as simple as a plastic container turned upside down with a door cut into it to allow the geckos passage. At least one of these hide areas should be kept moist, to assist the shedding process, using damp paper towel or moss. We recommend putting the dry shelter close to the heat source while the moist hide is placed at the cool end.

With a Biologist ON-SITE shop with confidence that you’ll be purchasing a top quality Leopard Geckos for sale online from a captive bred leopard gecko breeder.  Whether it is super rare color morphs like Enigma, Eclipse, Blizzard, Diablo Blanco, Jungle Designer, Super Mack Snow, or the more common high colors, carrot tails, mack snows and super snow, all of our leopard geckos come from top quality genetics and are as gorgeous as they are calm from our daily handling t1o ensure they make great pet geckos!  All of our leopard geckos for sale come with our live arrival and full 7 day health guarantee and ship via FedEx or UPS overnight and arrive the morning after shipping in heated or cooled insulated containers.  We offer baby leopard geckos, juvenile leopard geckos, as well as young adult leopard gecko on sale.  Consider our other species of captive bred geckos for sale.

For more information on any gecko for sale, including leopard geckos for salecrested gecko for salegargoyle gecko for sale, or any leopard gecko for sale online, we would recommend you check out our Main captive bred reptiles for sale site showing all of our leopard gecko breeder stock as well as crested gecko breeder stock at CBReptile.com.  As an online gecko store, we work with various species of pet gecko for sale and are proud to have one of the largest selections of baby geckos for sale anywhere.