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Average Rating Given To This Care Sheet Is 2.33    (1=lowest, 5=highest)    Last Updated: 08/25/2004

Main Category:

Lizards

Sub Category:

Geckos

 Care Sheet Submitted By:

Anonymous

Years Experience:

10 to 15 Years

Species:

Blue Tailed Day Gecko

Other Species or Phases this Care Sheet May Cover:

Same

Sexing and Characteristics:

Both

Mostly Active During:

Day

Substrate and Water Needs:

You would like to keep the enviroment as natrulal as posibly, there enviroment is a small ilsand called Madagascar it is very humid there so you would whant keep at leased 3 water dishes that will make it humid or if you have the money you can puchusse a humidifyer machine

Lighting and UVB:

No heat rock, that will burn there delgate skin so just keep it simple with a 60 wat day glow for 10 gal. , 100 wat for fiften, and so on

Temperatures and Humidity:

During the day 85-90 it sould cool down a bit though at night 60-65 humidy during day should be around 90% and night not to low but at 75%

Heating and Equipment:

Just use a regular bulb around 100 wat and that should just preft but during the winter you should per vide with a hollow vine with heat cable in

Caging Provided:

For one it should be at least 20 gal.but i use a 38 gal. reptairium with soft trays around whol cage that keeps the heat in and i have a medium water fall 4 water dishes all at diffrwent angles and a few diffrent house plants

Diet:

Omnivorous

Description of Diet:

Crickets, any type of flies only ones you buy at pet stores though, when old enof the can eat pinkeys , Bannanas, peaches, mango, canalop, baby food, in wild ther is recording of them going to ponds to get drinks and eat baby fish ive tryed it and he only 2 so it better off just geting crickets

Supplements, Nutrition and Usage:

Baby food and put mango jusi in the bag of cricks and shake

Maintenance:

High evey day change water and ones a week change water in water fall

Some Words on this Species:

High maintetenace very handapaly very expensif and very lot of other things
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