Captive Care of the Central Netted Dragon - LOOK!

This book has a clean and easy to use layout and is filled with full colour photographs and useful diagrams.

Chapters includes Characteristics, Housing, Heating + Lighting, Feeding, Bathing + Sloughing, Breeding, Health + Disease.  Plus a record keeping template and state National Parks and Wildlife Directory.

This is the essential resource for owners!   MORE . . .

UV lighting article by Dr Frances M. Baines M.A., VetMB, MRCVS

Check out this informative article about how natural and artificial light affects reptiles.  The article includes various photos and diagrams and is a must read for any keeper regardless of species or whether you keep reptiles under natural or artificial conditions.

Frances M. Baines, M.A., VetMB, MRCVS, is a veterinarian researching the requirements of reptiles for visible and ultraviolet light. She writes on and, with colleague Andrew Beveridge, independently assesses reptile lamps worldwide. She is currently an advisor to the Reptile and Amphibian Working Group of the British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums.

This article appeared in the May 2009 issue of Reptiles magazine (US).

Read the article online here - Catching Wavelengths by Frances M. Baines

Reptile Keeping Data Templates

The templates below are available for download as interactive PDF files.

Either fill them out on your computer or print and write on them.

  1. Data Template - 1 Reptile

  2. Data Template - 2 Reptiles

  3. Data Template - 3 Reptiles

  4. Data Template - 4 Reptiles

  5. Reptile Incubation Record