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What Do Frogs Eat?

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What Do Frogs Eat? Table of Contents Different Frogs - Same Diet? It’s common sense that different species of amphibians will have different nutritional requirements.  There will even be differences within species between individuals dictated by age, sex, past health conditions, etc. However, there are some commonalities in nutrition that provide a baseline from which to start best practices in the feeding regimen. Mmmm... Fat For instance, oils and fats are important in amphibian diets, and quantity and quality matter. An excess of lipids in the diet can lead to obesity (just like with people) and general imbalance in respect...

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READ BEFORE BUYING - How To Identify Excellent Bearded Dragon Breeders - The Critter Depot

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READ BEFORE BUYING - Bearded Dragon Breeders Table of Contents   Bearded dragons are unique and amazing pets.  Which is why you're curious about owning one.  You’ve done your homework, and thoroughly researched how to care for one.  And you closely examined the monthly finances required to care for one.  You made the decision on either buying a brilliantly colored morph or adopting a rescue beardie.  And you've also determined whether or not you are going to start with a juvenile or an adult. Now, where to get one?  Many new reptile owners may think big box pet stores are...

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How to Breed Ball Pythons - The Critter Depot

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How to Breed Ball Pythons: Everything you need to know! Table of Contents General Facts about Ball Pythons Ball pythons (Python regius) are a species of python native to Central African countries such as  Senegal, Mali, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, and several others. While the ball python is listed as a species of “Least Concern” by the IUNC red list, one of its biggest threats in the wild is as an export to the pet-trade. In some areas, ball python populations have been greatly reduced through the efforts of pet-traders. Ball python breeders in the United States are actively combating...

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How to Care for Milk Snakes - The Critter Depot

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Milk Snake Care Guide Table of Contents Questions?  Ask an Expert! Milk snakes aren't that challenging.  But, sometimes we'll come across an oddball behavior that causes us to scratch our heads.  And when those situations arise, you can get some professional help from one of our Milk Snake Experts.  Create an account, and post a question, and one of our zoologists will jump to the rescue. Introduction to Milk Snakes Size Milk snakes (Lampropeltis sp.) are among the most common snakes kept in captivity as pets. They come in 24 subspecies and are found from the US down to South America. They are...

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How to Breed Black Soldier Fly Larvae

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How to Breed Black Soldier Fly Larvae Table of Contents Black Soldier Fly Larvae (BSFL) are one of the world’s best composting insects. They can easily turn all types of food waste and agricultural waste into clean, nutrient-dense compost. Plus, they can serve as a valuable feed insect for livestock, reptiles, and invertebrate pets. If you do it right, BSFL composting can even become an extra source of income. In this article, we are going to dive into the specifics of how to breed black soldier flies and create a fully operational larvae and compost production facility. If you are...

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