Eublepharis Macularius: Leopard Gecko Classification and Popular Varieties

Leopard gecko on wood lookong for a prey

Leopard geckos, scientifically known as Eublepharis macularius, are one of the most popular pet reptiles. Among hundreds of different species of pet geckos, Leopard geckos are the most popular gecko pets and are readily available. They have been captive-bred for over three decades in the United States. Leopard geckos soaring popularity among pet reptiles is […]

Leopard Gecko Facts: 15 Interesting Facts About Leopard Geckos

Leaopard gecko closeup on wood with black background

Known for their Leopard-like spots, Leopard geckos are one of the most popular pet geckos, with Crested geckos being the second most popular. Though Leopard geckos originate from deserts and arid grasslands of Pakistan, Afghanistan, northwest India, and Iran, they have been captive-bred in the U.S. for over three decades. Today there are over a […]

Housing Leopard Gecko: Mimicking Natural Leopard Gecko Habitat

Leopard Gecko Habitat

Affectionately called Leos, Leopard geckos are generally easy-to-care-for reptiles. When housed properly with the right substrate, temperature gradient, and humidity levels, Leopard geckos generally have a healthy lifespan of about 20 years without experiencing any serious health issues during their lifetime. But for that, you have to learn how to properly house a Leopard gecko. […]

Leopard Gecko Diseases: 10 Common Leopard Gecko Health Issues with causes and Treatment

leopard gecko diseases

Leopard geckos are hardy creatures, and when kept with great care, they usually experience no illnesses or injuries throughout their lifetime. That said, several health issues may afflict pet Leopard geckos if their nutritional needs are not being met or something off about their habitat. In this article, we will talk about the causes and […]

A Definitive Profile of Tangerine Leopard Gecko

Tangerine leopard gecko

Orange is an amazing color gifted to us by nature: it is visible in sunsets, flowers, fruits, fish, and many other beautiful things in and around this planet. Tangerine Leopard geckos are no exception—with their orange-shaded skin, they look even more fascinating than other Leopard gecko morphs. Not just this, they make a great pet […]

Black Night Leopard Gecko: Appearance, Temperament, Health Issues, and Much More!

Black Night Leopard Gecko

Black color signifies strength and elegance. Anything in black—especially the pitch-black color giving off a dapper, polished look—is mesmerizing and reverential. That is why Black Leopard Geckos are quite popular among those who are fond of geckos. Have you also been charmed by the Dark Night Leopard Gecko morph? Do you want to get yourself […]

Leopard Gecko Temperature Requirements

Leopard gecko temperature requirements

Taking care of a Leopard gecko can be a little tricky. Geckos might be tiny, but their care needs are sophisticated and demand attention. When it comes to the temperature requirements, keep a few important things in mind before you bring a Leopard gecko home. When catering to Leopard geckos, it is necessary to set […]

Do Leopard Geckos Like to be Held? The Myths and Truths Revealed

Do Leopard geckos like to be held

Leopard geckos have a reputation for being friendly and docile reptiles. As a Leopard gecko owner, you may be interested in knowing every detail about your Leo. This includes, among others, do Leopard geckos like to be held? What are the things that make a Leopard gecko happy? Let’s take a closer look at these […]

Leopard Gecko Shedding: How Often Do Leopard Geckos Shed?

Leoaprd gecko pulling its shed skin

Though shedding in reptiles is a natural and healthy process, watching your favorite pet lose its skin is sometimes worrisome. We are afraid that our Leopard gecko might develop some complications during the shedding process. While in their natural habitat, Leopard geckos experience little to no problem in their shedding process; in captivity, however, if […]

Leopard Gecko Diet: What Do Leopard Geckos Eat—or Not?

Leopard gecko diet

Leopard geckos are popular insectivorous lizards found in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iran, and India. These are small, adorable reptiles having spotted colors and sometimes referred to as the easiest reptiles that you can keep as pets. The friendly nature of Leopard geckos makes them a popular pet for reptile keepers. If you are trying to find […]

Lavender Leopard Gecko: Breed Overview and Care Guide

Lavender Leopard Gecko

Lavender gecko has a beautiful lavender base with strips or spots of different colors. Beginners who are interested in reptiles, and especially Leopard geckos, can start with this beautiful gecko as they have easy care requirements. They are easy-going geckos with bubbly personalities and frequently move around their habitat. If you’re interested and are thinking […]

Do Leopard Geckos Have Teeth? Do Their Bites Hurt?

Do leopard geckos have teeth

Leopard geckos are becoming one of the most popular pet reptiles and are definitely the most popular among pet geckos. But have you ever thought of keeping a lizard as a pet? It may sound weird to you if you have never had a lizard before, but many people keep lizards, including geckos, as pets, […]