Insect and Arachnid Starter Kits
Help and advice on shopping for: Insect and Arachnid Starter Kits
Create a creepy-crawly paradise
Caring for insects & arachnids can be very different to caring for reptiles or any other pets. To help any first-time bug keeper branching out into the hobby we stock a wide selection of insect & arachnid starter kits.
What are Insect & Arachnids starter kits?
Insect & Arachnid starter kits are bundles of products designed to give you everything you need to house live insects. The kits vary depending on the species and the brand making it, with some containing absolutely everything and others needing to be added to before adding a live insect in.
The kits we sell do not include any live insects or arachnids, as we cannot sell livestock over the internet. If you would like to adopt an insect or arachnid, you can visit our Swell Superstore where you will be able to adopt after completing an interview and showing the enclosure you intend to keep your pet in. To learn more about insect and arachnid adoption you can check out our invertebrate livestock page.
Why should I buy Insect & Arachnids starter kits?
Insects and arachnids are pretty easy pets to keep, however they need to be set up correctly to ensure they thrive long term. Our starter kits help with this by offering absolutely everything you need to create a brilliant insect enclosure. Starter kits are a great financial investment too as they often work out significantly cheaper than buying each of the products individually.
What are the main types of Insect & Arachnids starter kits?
Our insect and arachnid kits can easily be divided by the insects they are designed to house. You must find the right kit for your pet’s species as different species have very different needs.
What should I look for?
Once you’ve found the right starter kit for your species you should have everything you need to get started with your pet. However, you may want to check they you have absolutely everything you need for your pet including heating, lighting and feed. You can always fill any gaps in your starter kit with our fantastic range of products for invertebrates.