The little guy (not sure if male or female, but I'll call him a "he") was very active right out of the pouch. Super cute and healthy, he was all over his cage, had a nice poop and a drink of water and even ate a little cat food. On the third day, h... Read more
Keeping skinks as pets can be rewarding for anyone interested in having a unique and different pet keeping experience. They can be maintained in a medium sized terrarium and fed a varied diet that includes insects, rodents, vegetation and ready to use prepared foods. They rarely reach a size over twenty inches in length and can live up to a healthy age of fifteen to twenty years and beyond. They are a live bearing lizard that has been bred in captivity for years with many exciting and visually stunning color morphs.