blue tongue skink for sale
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Tiliqua scincoides (blue tongue skink for sale)
DESCRIPTION: We have a great selection of Blue Tongue Skinks available for sale.
MAXIMUM ADULT SIZE: 17″ – 24″
DIET: Variety of insects and small mice. Canned cat food and chopped, dark, leafy greens and brightly colored chopped veggies and fruits.
HABITAT: 55 gallon (or larger) aquarium or similar type cage with a few inches of cypress mulch, orchid bark, or coco fiber as substrate. Flat stones or cork bark for hiding. temperature gradient of 75F (cool side) to 90F (warm side). Moderate to high humidity. Water bowl with daily misting, allowing cage to dry in between misting.
Blue tongue skinks are unique reptiles but they are not suitable pets for first-time reptile owners. However, it is quite easy to care for them, so they are a popular pet for reptile lovers. Before you decide to buy a blue tongue skink, you need to first research the cost of getting one. Generally, the price of blue tongue skinks will depend on several factors like sex, age, morphs, and so on. The average cost of a blue tongue
Choose The Size And Gender Of The Blue Tongue Skink
Unlike numerous lizard species where male and female lizards have different temperaments, both male and female blue tongue skink have similar temperaments. Choosing a male or female blue tongue skink will depend on whether you want to breed your lizard or not.
Furthermore, choosing a young or mature blue tongue skink will also depend on your preferences and needs. You can choose a young blue tongue skink if you want a lizard that you can easily tame and watch as it grows.
Another thing is that there is a higher chance that you will choose a captive-bred lizard when buying a young blue tongue skink. You can also buy an adult blue tongue skink if it is already tame and docile and needs a good place to live.
However, when choosing an adult blue tongue skink, you should ensure it is healthy as well. This is because some sellers may want to sell a sick or aggressive mature wildly caught blue tongue skink for you.