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Old 09-10-2017, 06:25 PM
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Question Suitable for Crested Gecko?

I was recently given a glass aquarium that when stood on one end has the following dimensions;

48"tall x 12"wide x 11"deep
120cm x 30cm x 28cm

I know the general recommendation for an adult crested gecko is 45cm x 45cm x 60cm tall, however most people emphasize height for these guys.

Would this be suitable for an adult crested gecko with it being 4ft of height or would something wider and deeper be necessary?

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Old 09-10-2017, 06:29 PM
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Will be fine for a crestie! Lots of climbing room

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Old 09-10-2017, 06:42 PM
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It's too small for an adult crested gecko. Although it is considerably taller than the recommended minimum size, of 45cmx45cmx60cm, enclosures it has around 4/5 of the volume. You still need to think of horizontal space with arboreal species.
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Old 09-10-2017, 09:30 PM
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Needs to be a bit wider and deeper. Loads of height tho.
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Old 10-10-2017, 02:12 PM
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I wouldn't recommend that for a crested gecko not enough space as mad as that sounds
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