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    15 Things From Amazon That Lizard Owners Swear By

    From decor to food to cleaning products, below are some highly-rated picks you'll definitely want to bookmark stat.

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    1. A plastic terrarium plant that looks so real, your gecko won’t even know the difference.

    A small, hanging plastic plant that does not require watering, and creates natural hiding spots for lizards in terrarium environments

    Promising review: “I purchased the medium size Mandren fake leaves with a suction cup for our new leopard geckos. They seem to love it and it stays put; suction cup works well. I wet the suction cup with a paper towel when I attached it to the glass. I'm not sure what a "real, live" Mandren plant looks like. This one isn't like 'extremely real looking,' but it serves its purpose and the geckos love to hide in it. I, personally, really like how it looks. Overall I am very happy with this purchase.” —Annie H.

    Price: $3.99

    2. A mini, ceramic reptile worm dish feeding bowl, so you won't have to look for escaped worms once your Chinese water dragon is finished eating.

    A ceramic mini reptile worm dish feeding bowl with an inward rim to prevent live worms from escaping

    Promising review: “This little bowl came quickly and was packaged well. It is a little short to hold dubias in for long, but my year-old bearded dragon doesn't leave them in it long enough to escape lol! Works great for worms. Even a full-grown adult dragon could probably eat out of it okay.”—iwritetolearn

    Price: $6.89

    3. A dual-sided reptile ceramic heating lamp to save space and provide desert reptiles the heat they crave.

    Reviewer's picture of the heating lamp warming a large tank

    Promising review: “I have one 80w and one 50w ceramic bulb and it brings the temperature at the bottom to about 75 degrees with one side having a vent screen. I use it to focus the radiance of the heat bulbs.”—Amazon Customer

    Price: $39.99

    4. A nylon-based scoop shovel for removing messes in hard-to-reach areas, so your lizard’s terrarium stays squeaky clean.

    A dishwasher-safe, nylon-based scoop shovel that effectively removes sand waste from a reptile terrarium

    Promising review: “This is so cute! Super sturdy and worth the cost! It’s compact and big!”—Meeks

    Price: $2.45

    5. A sprayable, reptile shedding aid, because like yourself, your lizard also needs to exfoliate on the regular.

    Reviewer's lizard next to the shedding aid

    Promising review: "My husband and I rescued our second Bearded Dragon named Tyrion out of a very neglectful situation. He had been so badly starved that he almost looked like a mummified lizard :( Slowly but surely with a lot of TLC, he has gained significant weight and muscle over the last 3 months. This means he has been shedding constantly.

    With our other Bearded Dragon Oscar, I have never had any trouble with him shedding. For some reason Tyrion has a lot of trouble with his shedding...even with daily soaks. There have been a lot of times his shed has refused to come off. I have been working with a Bearded Dragon Rescue to get this little guy back into good health and they highly recommended this Reptile Shedding Aid.

    Within 24 hours of spraying this on him and rubbing it in, the stubborn shed that I had been struggling to get off for 2 weeks came off. I am so happy I was told about this product. I can't imagine how long it would have been before that skin came off without using this. I have had to use it multiple times since then and each time it works wonderfully." —Jessica L.

    Price: $6.99

    6. A bag of 100% whole-dried crickets for a protein-rich meal (contains 58% crude protein) your iguana will thank you for.

    A bag of 100 percent whole-dried crickets that can be feed to lizards such as bearded dragons, geckos, iguanas

    Promising review: “These crickets are big enough for the largest of tiny dragons. Dragon says 2 claws up.”—Amazon Customer

    Price: $16

    7. A chemical-free cleaning solution, if you find that stinky smells from the tank keep filling your room constantly.

    Reviewer holding the spray

    Promising review: “I was skeptical at first when I bought this because did what the ad claimed it would do but this stuff is great! I have a crested gecko who's about 2, so she's pretty big and stinks up her terrarium often. I sprayed down the sides, plants, and substrate and the smell literally went away instantly! It keeps me from having to completely clean out her terrarium once a week. Now I can just clean everything every once in a while and not worry about the ammonia smell harming her!”—Amazon Customer

    Price: $16.99

    8. A lizard habitat decor set with a hammock so your bearded bestie can feel like the queen she truly is.

    Promising review: “Love the hammock, I used it for my leo and he loves to relax up there. The vine is ok, the suction cups seem sturdy and look like they will hold. I don't have any issues with the fake plant and it works fine for me.”—Alondra

    Price: $14.99

    9. A humidifier fog machine to provide your scaly BFF with the sauna-like environment they thrive in.

    A humidifier fog machine that maintains a moist environment for reptiles

    Promising review: “This product is amazing. You have to give it enough time to output the fog. The fog is insane it's blowing my mind. It looks a little cheaply made but honestly it's perfect in every way. I had to use a hose and tape it what a nightmare years ago. I'm so lucky for this product. Comes with a sheet on how to clean it and set up but I didn't need any. You can change to low to high if needed. Add a little water. I wouldn't fill it all the way. My Chinese water dragon is so happy.”—Jade

    Price: $49.77

    10. A dripper plant water fountain that looks like a waterfall, so your chameleons and dragons can have their own personal water cooler.

    A dripper plant water fountain that supplies flowing water to thirsty lizards

    Promising review: “This product is AMAZING. My boyfriend and I bought the chameleon kit, which came with the “little dripper” that we regretted immediately. It was impossible to keep the perfect drip, she was either getting no water or way too much. I did some research and decided on buying this fountain. We no longer worry about her getting enough water throughout the day. No mess or overflow and you can adjust the water drip speed. Very happy I bought this!” —Morgan Casteel

    Price: $38.87

    11. A step ledge for terrariums to give your gecko a place to hide and bask gloriously underneath the UV lamp you got him.

    A step ledge for terrariums to provide hiding spots for reptiles

    Promising review: “I wanted to test this product for a while before writing a review and I have to say, after four months of use, it was a great purchase. Smaller than expected but my adult leopard gecko loves it. It's the perfect size for her. I don't think it would work well for a larger reptile like a Bearded Dragon but it's great for a Leo. The coloration was a little lighter and there was more green then expected, but still a great looking decoration.”—Alexa

    Price: $21.20

    12. A black mesh screen cover that is scratch-proof, because the last thing you want is for your cat to claw its way into your lizard's terrarium.

    A black mesh screen cover with a sturdy steel frame that protects reptiles from clawing pets and can withstand high temperatures from lighting fixtures

    Promising review: “Metal mesh holds up well to heat lamp and other lamps on top of a 40-gallon aquarium I'm using for a Chuckwalla. Additionally corners are notched so there is space to squeeze a cord through for the other light that is inside the tank with the lid still closed. Picture shows my initial set up with 100W basking lamp on one side directly on the lid.” —Strawberry_Toast

    Price: $9.99

    13. An easy-to-read digital thermometer to ensure your lizzie’s environment is warm and humid, just the way they like it.

    A quick, easy-to-read digital thermometer that helps monitor temperature and humidity levels inside a terrarium

    Promising review: “I have eight of these in my home. two for every reptile tank that's mine. They're accurate, and the battery they come with lasts quite a long time. I've only had to swap batteries once on the oldest pair in 3 years. The downside is that if you get water directly onto the humidity probe, it will get stuck saying 99% for a few days to a week before it fully dries and goes back to normal. The suction cups don't stick very well, so I have mine stuck with Velcro on the outside, and used Command Strip cord organizers on the inside of the tank. Overall they're pretty easy to read; you can switch them from Fahrenheit to Celsius. The first photo is on the cool side of a Ball python enclosure this humidity probe is fine. The second is on the hot side of a Ball python enclosure and that probe unfortunately got too much water on it while misting the tank.”—BLCKFTHRS6

    Price: $12

    14. A small plastic reptile terrarium so you can safely take your little friends anywhere and everywhere.

    A small plastic reptile terrarium that is easy to clean, and can be used to house small lizards

    Promising review: “I used this as a traveling enclosure for my crested gecko! It works great and is definitely worth the money. Great size as well.”—AverageAmazonCustomer

    Price: $5.99

    15. A bag of 100% organic coco chips, because all your lizard children need a nice and cozy spot to sleep.

    A bag of 100 percent organic coco chips that can be used as bedding material for lizards inside terrariums

    Promising review: “I am amazed at the quality and the quantity of this product. I usually spend more than twice the amount to fill up Hikari's bed. As you can tell by the picture she loves it, she stayed buried for the first 3 days and didn't even come up to say hi. I have finally found the perfect Tegu bedding!" —Boyd Layton

    Price: $34.95

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

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