Posts Tagged ‘tokay gecko enclosure’

Beginner’s Corner: Disinfecting Your Tokay Gecko’s Tank

Posted on: September 8th, 2013 by JE

Tokay geckos are exposed to several types of microorganisms. Majority of which are harmful to your pet. Keeping them under control is important if you want to keep your Tokay gecko healthly.

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Preparing Your Tokay Gecko Tank

Posted on: July 18th, 2013 by JE

Preparing the right enclosure for your Tokay gecko is one of the most essential aspects of Tokay gecko ownership. To complete this task you’ll need a few materials, tools, and some basic knowledge about your pet. Most gecko owners use aquarium tanks to house their geckos, bearing this in mind, you need to build a Tokay gecko tank that has 4 sides, a top and a bottom. The pieces are assembled to make a box.

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Choosing the Right Cage for Your Tokay

Posted on: February 10th, 2013 by JE

Things to Consider When Buying an Enclosure for Your Tokay Gecko

Tokay geckos are now among the most talk reptiles in the pet trade. Not only they are easy to take care of and they breed without or with little encouragement, but most importantly it is very rewarding to have them as pets. Taming these aggressive creatures is priceless and nothing is very rewarding than to see your first hatchlings grow. But before that, you need to make sure that you provide them with the right environment – starting with their enclosure. Choosing the right type and size of enclosure for your Tokay gecko is very important if you want them to live safely and comfortably under your care. (more…)

Building Your Tokay Gecko a Home

Posted on: December 7th, 2012 by JE

 

Giving your pet gecko the proper enclosure is among the most essential parts of Tokay gecko care. To build your Tokay gecko a home, you’ll need several tools, materials, a bit of skills and of course some facts about your Tokay gecko before starting the project. Most gecko owners use old aquariums, so this gives you an idea how you should construct your Tokay gecko’s home. You need to build an enclosure with four sides, a top and a bottom to keep your gecko safe and secure.

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Keeping Tokay Geckos in Captivity

Posted on: December 4th, 2012 by JE

Generally, cages of Tokay geckos are made of either plastic or glass terrariums or aquariums with secured lids and temperature control system. You can choose whatever shape or color you want for your gecko’s cage. However, gecko care guidelines usually recommend particular sizes, depending on the number of geckos you will keep in each enclosure. Tokay geckos need well-built cages, recreational and decorative items (such as decorative plants, artificial branches, rocks), and a good hiding place. (more…)