It's hard to find 10+ UVB bulbs. I have a Red Foot Tortoise that needs 10%-12% daily UVB. I've been using the 10s but I've been wanting to use something a bit higher since she gets limited outdoor access. My UVB tester shows that the bulbs do provide... Read more
Reptile Heat Lamp and Heating Pad
The proper reptile heat lamp or reptile heating pad is a must in almost every situation. We carry products that are tested to be tried and true. Make sure that you have the right equipment for your reptile pet before you do anything else to ensure it is healthy and comfortable in its environment.
Reptile lights as well as proper reptile heating are essential parts of your pets daily requirements. Remember that lighting not only adds a great visual effect to your setup, but it also aids in your animals ability to extract nutrients and calcium from its food. All reptiles are cold blooded and depend on their environment to thermo regulate.
This is the reason why reptiles bask in the sunlight to make sure their body temperature is high enough to digest food as well as fight infections and many other regulatory functions.