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    Just 16 Things From Amazon To Help Your Pet Lizard Feel More At Home

    Hammocks, drinking fountains, and fun greenery to make your lizard's tank a cozy little oasis.

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    1. A step ledge for lizards to crawl on top of when they're feeling like being sociable. And when they feel like hiding away from the world (relatable), they can hang out underneath.

    Promising review: "I love this and my gecko does. She likes to hide under it when she's awake and it's great exercise for her while hunting. She goes after crickets on top of it and under it, it's a perfect size for her and it looks fantastic! I couldn't be more pleased with the purchase and would highly recommend." –J. King

    Price: $16.99+ (available in three sizes)

    2. An adjustable basking lamp that emits UVA and UVB light, which helps your lizard process and absorb calcium. It'll also keep them happy and active!,

    Promising review: "I ordered this for my granddaughter's chameleon. They set it up as soon as they got it and say that it is perfect for her enclosure. Came with the lamp and the bulb and was easy to install and operate. She is happy with the item." –Michael Tapia

    Price: $21.99

    3. An adjustable lizard leash with adorable wings so you can let your reptile explore outside without getting lost. They'll love being able to soak up some rays, and strangers are bound to compliment them on the adorable wings!,

    Promising review: "The smallest size collar leash was perfect for my frilled lizard. Easy to put on. Much easier to remove. Secure. The leash has many snap-ons that are very useful in some situations." —Jon

    Price: $7.99 (available in two colors)

    4. A lounger that's basically a lil' hammock for your lizard friend. It's handwoven from seagrass fiber, and you can position it anywhere in their terrarium, even high up near their basking light.


    Promising review: "This is a great hammock! We have a baby bearded dragon and after we put this in his tank; it is his favorite spot to chill. Super easy to clean: we just rinse it with hot water once a week. Amazing suction, never falls." –CanadayVibes

    Price: $10.97

    5. A 10-gallon glass reptile tank to create plenty of room for small lizards like geckos and chameleons to move around. It also has a screen cover to protect anything from falling into your lizard's tank while also allowing for maximum UV penetration.

    glass reptile tank with accessories in it

    Promising review: "It goes together with ease, it's sturdy, it looks SO nice, it's got a sliding lid instead of just a cap. Because it comes in pieces they include a small clear PVC tray to line the bottom with and in my bio tank I can't even tell it's there. Already purchased another and any time I need a 10 gallon enclosure that doesn't need standing water it'll be this one." –Exie Eskew

    Price: $89.99

    6. A thermometer that sticks firmly to the inside of your lizard's case and has an easy-to-read gauge in both Fahrenheit and Celsius so you can make sure the air is the perfect temperature to keep your lizard comfortable and content.

    Promising review: "I've needed a better thermometer for my son's Blue Tongued Skink tank to ensure her hot side is hot enough and her cool side is cool enough. I can't afford all those expensive thermometers, and when I found this one the price was right in my budget. I got two, one for the cool side and one for the hot side, and they work great! Now I can ensure both her hot side and cool side are the right temperatures to keep her happy and comfortable." –Rachel

    Price: $5.16

    7. A waterproof jungle vine you can twist and bend throughout a terrarium to create climbing obstacles for your lizard. They'll get their exercise in, and you'll be able to snap a cute picture as they scurry around.,

    Promising review: "I've been using Exo Terra Vines for my gecko tank since 2004. They're great quality and perfect for adding extra climbing terrain above his cave, as well as making the whole environment look a lot less empty. The texture looks and feels very realistic, and has a really good grip. Highly recommended! The large size comes packaged as one reeeeally long bendable tube. Since I only have a 10-gallon tank, I prefer to fold it in half, twist the 'legs' together, and loop it around in a loose spiral to maximize the space. Sometimes I make interesting kinks and shapes to change up the look, but mainly so *I* don't get bored. My leopard gecko couldn't care less – he's happy as long as he can poop from a decent altitude. :p The smaller sized vines don't need to be twisted the same way unless you want added sturdiness for heavier lizards." –Ari B.

    Price: $7.14+ (available in two sizes)

    8. A habitat cleaner with a scrubber brush so you can get into every crevice of your lizard's tank and accessories. The organic cleaner is made out of natural enzymes so it deodorizes at the same time.

    The bottle of superscrub with a brush at the end of it

    Promising review: "I use this in my bearded dragon's tanks. One is a standard 40-gallon glass tank that I use a rubber substrate as the floor, and the other other tank is a wood front opener that has flag stones for the floor. This cleans both materials well and gets rid of the smell. Sometimes if the poo is thick or dried, I will squeeze a bit of the liquid on it and just give a couple of scrubs to let it break the dried poo down, wipe that up with a paper towel, then will go over it a second time and scrub/squeeze, rinse brush under hot water, repeat as necessary. Works great! Have been using it for years." –Jen F

    Price: $8.99

    9. A reptile drinking fountain that provides your lizard with a continuous stream of fresh water. It also helps raise the humidity levels in the tank.,

    Promising review: "Just added this feature to his habitat today. Before I was misting it about 7 to 10 times a day to give him enough water. I feel like he was constantly thirsty and needed more. I barely finished putting it in his habitat and he was immediately down by it crawling and drinking water from it. He’s a baby veiled only a few months old, and even though he is tiny I felt safe him being around the water. The catcher at the bottom has a light sponge and does not hold a body of water, so there’s no fear of them drowning or getting too wet. He absolutely loves it and perches up next to it, I think he loves listening to the water. You can’t hear the motor at all just a light trickle from the waterfall. I put other plants and vines around it to give him extra structure to hold onto while he drinks. He’s currently perched by it falling asleep! We are so happy and this was an amazing buy!!" –Olivia Macdonald

    Price: $38.87

    10. A heat pad you can place underneath your reptile's tank or terrarium so the heat is distributed evenly throughout their habitat.

    reptile heat pad with adjustable temperature knob

    Promising review: "Bought this for my bearded dragon and he loves it. I put it under his cave and it's perfect for keeping him warm while he sleeps. Would recommend to anyone who has a reptile." –Ryan Patrick Runnels

    Price: $13.99

    11. A packet of compressed forest moss grown in tropical Asia to increase humidity when it's set at the bottom of terrariums. It also creates a perfect place for your reptile to lay their eggs and incubate them.,

    Promising review: "I must say.... it’s an awesome product. I use it on all my lizards now to shed. My newest rescue absolutely enjoys it. He sheds a lot more... it’s a very soft moss so he likes to sleep on it. It’s easy to use as well. It’s a little messy (I mean it’s moss so of course it is.) I just pulled it off the block and separated the piece a little and wetted it with a spray bottle and it 'expands' aka regains moisture and it becomes this almost fluffy texture. I highly recommend any leopard gecko owner to use this. They will love it! I have 4 — take my word for it." –Melina Kay

    Price: $9.99

    12. A pack of fake vines to place all over your lizard's tank to make it feel as homey as possible. They'll instantly crawl over to explore their new decoration the second you place it in.

    Promising review: "The vine is nice and thin, perfect for my baby chameleon. It provides a different texture and diameter than her branches do, which is good for her feet. I like how pretty much everything in the vine is bendable–even the leaf branches. I was able to bend it pretty much exactly how I wanted it. Rita is a happy chameleon!" –Anonymous

    Price: $7.03+

    13. A plastic hide box for your lizard to crawl underneath when they're feeling shy. It also adds dimension to their tank by giving them an elevated surface to explore, which gets them closer to their basking light.,

    Promising review: "My leopard gecko loves this. It is large enough for her to spread out a bit. The dark color blocks light to make it dark inside, so she spends her daytime inside this rather than her other hides." –Mel Liddle

    Price: $8.99+ (available in six sizes)

    14. An artificial tree trunk decoration that also acts as a water bowl so your lizard can stay hydrated all day long. Smaller lizards could even jump into the hollow bowl to splash around!

    bearded dragon at a water bowl in a tank

    Promising review: "This is the perfect size for a leopard gecko. As soon as I put it in my daughter's tank, he went straight in the cave. Not too big, just the right size as a water bowl or food dish, basking area and cave." –The Broken Wheel

    Price: $14.96

    15. A suction cup feeder to attach to the tank's wall to make feeding time so much easier. The rounded edges of the feeder keep the food from escaping, and you can position this at whatever height your lizard feels most comfortable eating at.


    Promising review: "It’s great for my chameleon who hates to be watched while he eats his worms. So I fill it and leave it. He easily figured out the rest. The suction cup system is very strong as long as you read the instructions and do it properly. I’m going to get one for my bearded dragon next just to see how he likes it. Yeah I only feed gut loaded super worms to my lizards so I don’t know how well it would work for crickets or roaches." –Rene Willis

    Price: $10.99

    16. A rounded reptile hideout made out of real coconut that gives your lizard a cozy place to chill out. They'll love how natural it feels and might also be inclined to climb on top of it.,

    Promising review: "Love these! I got them so my Leos could have alone space instead of cramming into one shared hide. And they love it! They both spend time in their separate spaces and love to lick the tops of the coconuts (maybe because of their husky texture). Definitely recommend!" –Anya Bovilsky

    Price: $7.99 for a set of two (available in smooth or natural textures)

    Your lizard is about to be so happy in their newly outfitted home that they're about to fall even more in love with you:


    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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