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  1. Lizards
    Hi everyone, So, I'm getting a blue tongue skink in a couple of months and am having some humidity issues. The BTS is either of the northen or eastern (researching it) subspecies which both seem to do well in the 40 - 60% range (I think), but i cannot seem to lower the humidity in the room. At...
  2. Amphibians
    Hello guys, I've been running a 30x30x45 Exo Terra now for the past month or so, It's all Bio-active! Springtails & Isopods. Real plants like Broms, Ficus pumila etc. Recently I've been reading that people don't like the exo-terra Mesh top as it doesn't trap the humidity?! I have my pair of...
  3. Newbie Advice
    Hi, I've recently bought a vivarium, and am planning on getting a Crested Gecko to look after with my wee boy, who's super excited. We're struggling to keep the humidity up. I'm soaking the vivarium twice a day (about 300ml each time) which brings humidity up to about 75 - 80% but within 3-4...
  4. Snakes
    hello rfuk as it says above i put a deposit on a lovely sulawesi mangrove :mf_dribble::mf_dribble: and my question is how to i read the humidity in know obviously i use a hydrometer or what ever there could and what's better orchid bark or cypress mulch?? thanks for all the replies in advance :)
  5. Snakes
    Hi all, This is my first post so bare with me. First of all Im going to go through the story and then I kinda need some expert help if at all possible. basically I purchased a ball python on Friday, when I first handled him he was very stressed due to the fact he had only been off transport...
  6. Snakes
    Hi all I'm looking for some advice with humidity my enclosure Is 24x20x18" it is made of acrylic and looks like the ones for sale on rickysreptileenclosures I'm using kitchen paper for substrate and the temps are right well sort off 79/80 cold side 89/90 hot side and 78 ambient but I have got to...
  7. Lizards
    Hiya, im going to be getting a Crestie in a couple of weeks but im having real trouble keeping the humidity up. I need it to go up an extra 10% at least. Has anyone got any tips?? I am misting daily by the way Also, what site do people use to upload their pics?? Thanks Turner
  8. Amphibians
    to put it basically (i dont want to write an essay =D), my humidity levels have to be between 70%-80%. Once sprayed it gets to 81% and thats fine, then it drops back during the day to 54%. The terrarium have a large water bowl in the middle and some damp moss, the substrate is sprayed so damp...
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