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Old 08-12-2012, 10:10 PM
abjsnakes abjsnakes is offline
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Conservatories tend to get too hot on sunny spring/summer days (especially if you're using glass instead of mesh) and far too cold in the winter. A heat mat is useless for a chameleon as they only heat what is touching them and do not increase air temperature, a ceramic on a thermostat would be better for increasing nighttime temperatures. You really need to find somewhere away from radiators (unless switched off), draughts and direct sunlight through windows. I haven't kept chameleons for a few years, but I always used mesh cages for them, they really need the air flow, I'm not sure an exo terra would be the best idea to be honest.
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