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    15 Things On Amazon That Reptile Owners Swear By

    You're a lizard, Harry. Enjoy this hammock.

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    1. A tropical terrarium lamp that will stimulate appetites, activities, and reproductive behaviors of all your reptile friends through UVB radiation.


    Promising review: "Ever since I incorporated UVB light, via this bulb, in my terrarium my iguanas have flourished. I would recommend to a friend. A bulb of this brand and quality and size costs $25-$30 at regular pet stores. I would say this is well worth your money." –Abraham Contreras

    Price: $16.05 (or Subscribe & Save for 13.99/month)

    2. A step ledge so your reptile can bask in the warmth of their terrarium lamp, but also have a neat little place to hide and feel safe.

    Promising review: "Great item for leopard geckos. Mine loves it. As soon as I put it in her tank she got right in. Great for climbing as well." –Jillian K

    Price: $20+ (available in three styles)

    3. A thermometer to help you monitor the terrarium temperature levels so your reptile is always comfortable — and who doesn't want to be comfortable?

    An image of a thermometer inside a reptile terrarium

    Promising review: "Lightweight but sturdy enough. Easy to read gauge and comes with mounting tape. Has small channels in the back for the air to reach the hole. I like the color code, great for quick glancing." –Vance

    Price: $6.99

    4. A pack of decorative vines because what better way to make your reptile feel at home than making their enclosure look like a luscious jungle?

    Promising review: "I bought these for my water dragon to have some stuff to climb through. I bought three bags and twisted them together to give him some support. He loves them and camouflages right in. He often sleeps all night on them and not his hammock." –Linda Williams

    Price: $7.61+ (available in four styles)

    5. A pack of forest moss to really give your enclosure that forest vibe your reptile thrives in. It's perfect for use for as egg-laying and incubation mediums.

    An image of a gecko laying on moss

    Promising review: "It’s an awesome product. 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. 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 moister and it becomes this almost fluffy texture." –Melina Kay

    Price: $10.99

    6. A hammock and vine set for your reptile to chill in after a long day of doing reptile things. It's a tough life.

    Promising review: "My husband and I have a fairly large blue cayman iguana and he loves it. Spends 80-90% of his days in it. Definitely worth the money!" –BabyBrownEyes24

    Price: $15.89

    7. A screen cover to ensure any of your other pets don't jump in when you're not looking, but also still allows your UVB lamp to penetrate through to keep your friend healthy and happy.

    An image of a terrarium enclosure with a screen on top

    Promising review: "We have three cats who enjoy lizard-watching throughout the night and day. This lid has been perfect for keeping these furry predators away from our Beardie. The cats find this lid comfortable to sit on and will lay hours on end. The screen never budged which is fantastic for keeping our little guy safe. The screen fits or tank perfectly, it’s not too snug and it’s not too loose so no cats can pry the lid off."–Ash

    Price: $28.66

    8. A water fountain that'll continuously supplies your reptile with an endless supply of clean, fresh, water. You can adjust the flow of water and the constant water raises the humidity in their enclosure.

    An image of a water fountain in a reptile enclosure

    Promising review: "My boyfriend and I bought the chameleon kit which came with the 'little dripper' which we regretted immediately. It was impossible to keep the perfect drip, she was either getting no water or way too much. Now we no longer worry about her getting enough water throughout the day. No mess or overflow and you can adjust the water drip speed." –Morgan Casteel

    Price: $38.38

    9. A jungle vine so your reptile can really feel like they're in the lush jungles of their homeland, but actually safe in their own little space.

    An image of a gecko in its enclosure sitting on top of a vine

    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!" –Ari B.

    Price: $11.61

    10. A humidifier to help keep your reptile's enclosure at the appropriate humidity they need to be comfortable. Good thing they don't have hair because #frizz, am I right? I'll see myself out..

    Promising review: "My ball python loves this thing! Works great and will fill the tank with fog if I turn it up all the way. I have to refill it about once every two or three days on low, and I would assume it needs daily refills if you put it on high. Other than a water bowl and a heating lamp this was the best purchase for my snake." –Christopher S

    Price: $49.99

    11. A rock cave that attaches to the glass of their enclosure to be slightly floating so they'll have a little space to hide and be their reptile selves.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love it it works great for what I need I have a garter snake who absolutely loves it." –MiniBlaz3

    Price: $27.99

    12. A natural coconut reptile carpet because its absorbent nature will conceal odors — it's also made of nonabrasive material so you won't have to worry about your reptile bud getting irritated.

    An image of a bearded dragon in its enclosure with natural coconut carpet on the bottom

    Promising review: "Bought to provide habitat for our Leopard Gecko and Bearded Dragon. We were able to shape tunnels, and caves using the material, and the Beardy can climb on it without it collapsing." –Mad Momma Mimm

    Price: $16.99

    13. A hanging silk plant that'll add more foliage to your reptile's tank and also double as a hiding spot for them to play in.

    Promising review: "I've had it a while and it still works great! The suction cup is strong and durable, and my adopted gecko was overweight so even with a 55-gram boy crawling all over the plant, it has hung well and it is great for them to hide in, hide under, or tangle up in!!" –Sierra

    Price: $6.99

    14. A reptile wound and skincare spray so you'll always be prepared to take care of your reptile at a moment's notice. This spray will help clean up wounds without any burning or stinging and keeps it moist and clean for faster healing.

    An image of a chameleon perched in foliage with a reptile wound bottle next to it

    Promising review: "My Whites Tree Frog got a cut from leaping around his cage. I thought he was going to die since frogs easily get bacteria infections from any wounds. This product (along with Neosporin without pain relief) saved my frog!" –Faith Lundgren

    Price: $14.25

    15. And a large lizard lounger because even big reptiles might want to chill and who are we to keep that from them?

    An image of a bearded dragon lounging on a hammock in its enclosure

    Promising review: "Bought the hammock for my bearded dragon and he absolutely loves it. It fits the entire length of his tank and has room to go to either side. He prefers this to the triangle hammock he's had." –SRose81

    Price: $14.93

    You, when you see how comfortable and happy your reptile is.

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