Male vs. Female Crested Gecko: Which One is Best?

crested gecko male vs female

Crested geckos are one of the most popular reptile pets in the world. But before you decide to get one, you might wonder: should you get a male or a female? Because, the sex of a crested gecko can affect its appearance, behavior, health, and compatibility with other geckos. In this article, I will compare … Read more

Are Crested Geckos Endangered?

Are Crested Geckos Endangered

Crested geckos are a species of lizard that belong to the family Diplodactylidae. They are native to New Caledonia, a group of islands in the South Pacific Ocean, and named after the crest of skin that runs from their eyes to their tail. But the real question is how endangered are these amazing animals in … Read more

Why Is My Crested Gecko Pale (3 Quick Reasons)

Why Is My Crested Gecko Pale

One of the most fascinating features of crested geckos is their ability to change their color depending on their mood, temperature, lighting, and other factors. This phenomenon is referred to as ‘firing up‘ or ‘firing down.‘ However, sometimes you may notice that your crested gecko has become very pale or even white. So, does this … Read more

Why Do Crested Geckos Fire Up? (How to Get Yours?)

Generally, ‘Fired up’ is a term used to describe crested geckos that have changed color from dull to bright. When a crested gecko is ‘fired up,’ its colors become more vibrant and striking. The dark and orange spots become darker, and the reds become brighter. Look at the bellow image: Now the burning question is, … Read more

How To Lure Your Crested Gecko out of Hiding Place

Crested geckos are naturally shy and timid animals that tend to hide when they feel threatened, stressed, or uncomfortable. They may also hide when they are shedding, digesting, or resting. However, hiding too much or for too long can indicate that your crested gecko is unhappy, unhealthy, or bored. If you want to lure your … Read more

How Harmful is a Crested Gecko Bite?

How Harmful is a Crested Gecko Bite

A crested gecko bite is not very bad at all. They generally have small teeth that are not very sharp, and their jaws are not very strong. According to a Quora user, both leopard geckos and crested geckos can’t break human skin, and their bites don’t usually hurt much. Some even say that crested gecko … Read more

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