return to main index

  mobile - desktop
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
click here for floridaiguana.com  
click here for oregonsilkworms.com
Mice, Rats, Rabbits, Chicks, Quail
Available Now at RodentPro.com!
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
events by zip code list an event
Search the forums             Search in:
News & Events: Herp Photo of the Day: Lizard . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Diamond Python . . . . . . . . . .  Lancaster Herp Society Meeting - Jan. 21, 2022 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - Jan. 22, 2022 . . . . . . . . . .  York County Reptile Show - Jan. 23, 2022 . . . . . . . . . .  Bay Area Herpetological Society Meeting - Jan. 28, 2022 . . . . . . . . . .  Greater Cincinnati Herp Society Meeting - Feb. 02, 2022 . . . . . . . . . .  Central Illinois Herp Society Meeting - Feb. 03, 2022 . . . . . . . . . .  Calusa Herp Society Meeting - Feb. 03, 2022 . . . . . . . . . .  Madison Herp Society Meeting (Milwaukee) - Feb. 09, 2022 . . . . . . . . . .  Madison Herp Society Meeting (FoxValley) - Feb. 09, 2022 . . . . . . . . . .  Madison Herp Society Meeting - Feb. 11, 2022 . . . . . . . . . . 

full banner - advertise here .50¢/1000 views
Frances Pauli is an award winning author with a new fantasy novel all about snakes
pool banner - $50 year

RE: Leachianus

[ Login ] [ User Prefs ] [ Search Forums ] [ Back to Main Page ] [ Back to Gecko Forum ] [ Reply To This Message ]
[ Register to Post ]

Posted by: olstyn at Mon Jul 14 17:08:10 2008  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by olstyn ]  
   

>>Can you house leachianus in a 66 quart vision rack tub system, or do they need more space?, I plan on buying a colony,and would like to do this for a breeding project I love this species of gecko, what do you keepers and breeders house your leachianus in?

My understanding from what I've read (I, like you, don't have any yet, but think they're cool, and have done some reading) is that adults thrive best in fairly large cages; remember we're talking about a gecko that can be substantially larger than just about any other gecko. One care sheet I saw recommended a 3 foot x 2 foot x 4 foot tall cage (roughly 700 quarts, for comparison), though it said they could be kept in smaller spaces. I guess if it were me, I'd probably give them as much space as I reasonably could. I imagine juveniles would be just fine in a rack system, but your adults might be best off in larger separate caging.
-----
0.1 Albino Leopard Gecko - Tigger
0.1 Crested Gecko - Pooh-Bear


   

[ Reply To This Message ] [ Subscribe to this Thread ] [ Show Entire Thread ]


<< Previous Message:  Leachianus - dougle, Mon Jul 14 16:04:23 2008