Chameleon

UVB Lighting – What, Why, How? Part 2 – What Bulbs and How to Set Them Up

UVB Lighting Part 2 Sunbeam or Shaded?In our last post, we talked about methods of lighting your reptile enclosure. These came down to two main focuses – the Sunbeam method or Shaded method. It was seen from the work done by Frances Baines and co, in their latest publication on Journal of Zoo and Aquarium Research, that reptiles can be categorised into Ferguson Zones, as originally laid out by...

Care sheet: Yemen chameleon

What are they and where do they come from? The veiled chameleon (chamaelwo calyptratus) is found in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and mountain regions of Yemen, so it is sometimes called the yemen chameleon.How big are they? They can be about two feet long, with half of this tail.How long do they live? In captivity they can live around seven years.What kind of a tank do I need? We r...