Powdered Geckos Research Paper

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Crested Geckos. This Nonfiction article will tell you everything you need to know if you are interested in getting a Crested Geckos. The most important thing you should know if you want a Crested Gecko is that they live for 15-20 years, if they are well taken care of. You should make sure that you can take care of them properly for that amount of time. They can also grow to about 4-8 inches for both male and female, and require a big enough cage, so, you should also make sure that you have enough room to house them. The following paragraphs will tell you everything you need to know about Crested Geckos.

Food & Water:
Crested Geckos eat crickets and powdered food such as:Repashy and Pangea. Both powdered foods are pretty much
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The size of the cage varies between gecko. (For example if your gecko is just a baby the cage would only need to be in a cage that is 20 inches high; but for an adult it would need to be at least a 20 gallon tank). In your Crested Gecko cage there should be plants. Your gecko will most likely spend most of their time hanging and/or sitting in the plants. These geckos like to be high up in the air instead of lower to the ground. You can choose to add fake plants or real plants. It does not matter which one you choose but if you choose to add real plants you can not put any kind of plant you want as it could be poisonous. The best real plants to use are: Ficus benjamina, Dracaena spp. and Pothos. Make sure that the dirt that the plants are in do not have fertilizer in them because it could also be poisonous. Lastly,Crested geckos like to climb on leafs, and wood, a good thing to put in the cage for the gecko would be a cork branch or tunnel. You can also use Dried wood branches.
It is important not to put too much stuff in the cage because they need open space. If it is too crowded they can become stressed and lose their tails so, make sure not to put too much in the

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