Why Armadillo Lizards Make Great Pets

Pet armadillo lizard eating its tail

Armadillo lizards are one of the coolest pet reptiles on the block. Owners tell us they love their unique look, how easy they are to care for, and watching them roll up and bite their own tail. Don’t forget about their long life span (Armadillo lizards can live up to 25 years). Watch your fingers … Read more

How To Get Rid of Snake Mites (DIY Home Treatment)

how to get rid of snake mites

So, you just ordered a new pet snake and it came with a nice surprise of being infested with snake mites? The last thing you want are mites, parasites, or respiratory infections spreading throughout your healthy collection of animals. They WILL spread like wildfire and could cost you thousands of dollars, or even kill your … Read more

The Best Beginner Corn Snake Enclosure Setup

Beginner corn snake enclosure setup

Are you getting a corn snake, but worried you’re setting up the tank wrong? This is a critical step to keep your new snake healthy and safe. Without the proper equipment your new friend could get sick, or worse! Here’s the exact corn snake enclosure setup I recommend for beginners. We picked high quality, budget … Read more

Corn Snake Care: Food, Size, Enclosure, Heating…and More

Corn snake care guide - Reptile Ranger

Corn snakes are #1 on our list of the best pet snakes for beginners. They’re gentle, easy to care for, and the perfect size for pets. Their wide variety of colors and patterns also attract more experienced snake owners and breeders. Bringing your pet snake home can be overwhelming. So use this corn snake care … Read more

Buying a Pet Snake? Read this first…

Want to buy a pet snake? Read this first

Snakes are getting even more popular as household pets. They’re low maintenance compared to cats and dogs, hypo-allergenic, and are perfect for small apartments. But is a pet snake right for you? The world of herpetology (the study of snakes & reptiles) is so big and complex. That’s why we made this guide for you. … Read more