Bearded Dragon Care And Advice

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Bearded Dragon Care And Advice

Welcome to Bearded Dragons Rock – where we share our experience and research to help you provide the best care for your Bearded Dragon.

A bearded dragon makes a fabulous pet. They each have their own unique personality and despite giving the appearance of being scaly and cold, they’re not. They’re affectionate towards humans. They’ll often come running to see you when you come into the room. They love a good snuggle in your neck now and then.

With the right information they’re not difficult to look after, but they are still an exotic species. Our guides can help you navigate the pitfalls and keep your dragon happy and healthy.

Bearded Dragon Habitat

Bearded dragons originate from the dry, hot regions of Central Australia – which is how they come to be known as the Central Bearded Dragon. For this reason, their habitat in captivity should be hot and dry. Since our houses generally aren’t warm or dry enough for them, they need a specialist enclosure known as a vivarium. This section of the website gives you all the knowledge you need to set up and maintain the perfect environment for your bearded dragon.

Bearded Dragon Diet

Bearded dragons are omnivores which means they eat meat and vegetables. The meat they eat is made up of insects and grubs. Bearded dragons require a high level of calcium to protect their bones and organs. And to make it even more complicated, their dietary requirements change as they get older. Some insects and grubs are better than others. In this section we go which live insects and grubs you should feed and how often, detailing the changes required as your bearded dragon gets older. We also go over the different vegetables, leafy greens and fruits that are suitable for your bearded dragon’s diet.

Bearded Dragon Health

Bearded dragons are incredibly resilient creatures but they can and do get sick occasionally. The reasons for this are many. Some are caused by incorrect husbandry / improper care. Other diseases and illnesses are caused by genetic issues or simply that the bearded dragon has come into contact with a pathogen.

Many bearded dragon health problems can be avoided by having the correct temperature, lighting and diet in place. These articles will give you all the knowledge you need to be able to recognise when your bearded dragon is sick. They’ll also give you some tips you can use to help them if they become sick. More importantly, they’ll give you the tools and knowledge to make sure your bearded dragon stays healthy.

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Bearded Dragon Care

In this section you’ll find all the advice you’ll need for caring for your bearded dragon. These articles are general in nature. These articles cover things such as how to bath your bearded dragon, how much does it cost to keep a bearded dragon and can you take your bearded dragon outside.

Bearded Dragon Questions Answered

Some of the topics we cover on the site don’t fit neatly into a specific category, or cover multiple categories. This section is taken from various questions we’ve received from our Facebook group or through comments on the site. Feel free to join the Facebook group by clicking the button at the top of the page!

This list of questions, with their answers should help you keep your bearded dragon happy, safe and healthy.

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