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Constructing a Naturalistic Desert Vivarium Reptile Enclosure

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Constructing a Naturalistic Desert Vivarium Reptile Enclosure

Objective: 
To create a modular canyon-styled environment incorporating background, sides, a cool hide, a warm hide and various climbing structures.

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How to Build a Naturalistic Terrarium

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How to Build a Naturalistic Terrarium

Building a naturalistic terrarium can be almost as enjoyable as caring for the animal that is to be put inside of it. The construction of these can be as simple or as complex as you choose. However in this article I will give a basic account of how we build the terrariums that house our breeders, babies and also the tanks that we offer for sale here at Tiki Tiki Reptiles.

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DIY: Incubator from a Compact Refrigerator

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DIY: Incubator from a Compact Refrigerator

This article is an example of how an incubator can be simply made by using an inoperable compact refrigerator. It is by no means the only method. I highly recommend using a good quality thermostat as opposed to a rheostat for your temperature controller.

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DIY: Naturalistic Foam Fake Rock Enclosure

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DIY: Naturalistic Foam Fake Rock Enclosure

Over the past summer I decided that I wanted to design a better enclosure for my leopard gecko, Yoshi. I’ve always focused on providing the most natural terrarium that I could. Aside from making the tank more eye appealing, I hope that it lessens the stress on the animal by making it feel more at home.

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DIY: Building A Reptile Rock Wall

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DIY: Building A Reptile Rock Wall

In today’s Do It Yourself post we have some guest authors who are going to show you how to make your own reptile Rock Wall! We have explained in detail the products you need and the steps you should take to create your very own rocky playground for your gecko.

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DIY: Build an Arboreal Cage for Only $25

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DIY: Build an Arboreal Cage for Only $25

[ad#300] Today I am going to post the instructions for creating an enclosure that I made a couple of weeks ago. The basic structure of this cage cost me around $15. With cage furnishings and such, the project’s total cost was about $25. Aside from being inexpensive, the final product is very durable, versatile, and […]

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