Tag Archives: Temperate

Tiger Salamander

Ambystoma tigrinum Ambystoma californiensis – CA tiger salamander Ambystoma mavortium – Barred tiger salamander Order: Caudata Family: Amby is Greek for “a cup”; stoma is Greek for “a mouth”; tigri is Latin and means “tiger” or “striped like a tiger” Note relevant information about latin name, close relatives, etc: Natural History Information Both California and barred tiger salamanders are around

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Frilled Dragon

Chlamydosaurus kingii Order: Squamata Suborder: Iguania Family: Agamidae Husbandry Information Housing Requirements Notes: Avoid perpetually damp conditions. Substrate- combo of coco fiber, play sand, organic potting soil to 2” depth. Or cypress mulch or commercial forest bedding. Lighting: use a simple timer for all of the lights in the cage, and set them to be on for approximately 12 hours

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North American Kestrel

Falco sparverius Order: Falconiformes Husbandry Information Housing Requirements Diet Requirements In the wild, primary prey are small rodents and a variety of insects. In captivity, they are fed chicks, quail, mice, ducklings, and Dallas Crown. Veterinary Concerns Notes on Enrichment & Training Programmatic Information Tips on Presentation Tips on Handling Transport box suggestions: Raptor Rig and Varikennel. A couple things

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