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  1. Jstew


    What are some good vitamins to mix into my roughnecks diet? She doesn't get UVB so some suggestions without d3 would be nice
  2. Jstew

    Ouch :(

    My monitor got some burns on her back nothing has popped she just has some heat blisters. What are some ways I can sooth her? I've Been using the tropical alovera mist and some antibiotic ointment but is there anything else I can do? Thanks for the help.
  3. Jstew

    Black roughneck monitor care

    Please watch and feel free to comment on anything you feel should be done differently to benefit my monitor http://m.youtube.com/#/watch?v=STkvCtUsSwI&feature=youtube_gdata_player&desktop_uri=%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DSTkvCtUsSwI%26feature%3Dyoutube_gdata_player
  4. Jstew

    Need suggestions

    I'm looking to get my second monitor here soon... I don't like ackies and I'm not a fan of timors or any species of tree monitor... What are some good choices of monitors that stay under 4 feet? Preferably ones that are known to have decent temperaments. Suggestions of big biddied monitors are...
  5. Jstew

    Cuban knight anole

    Some one dropped off a lizard they found on the side of the road and I've come the conclusion he's a Cuban knight anole. He's in bad shape I'm force feeding and trying to heal a few wounds. I'm just looking to return him to health and then rehome him. If anyone has any helpful tips feel free to...
  6. Jstew

    Help needed!

    While feeding my monitor I have reason to believe she ingested a small piece of coconut bark. Is there anything I can do to help her pass this or should I be worried if my suspicions are correct? Need some advice here people.
  7. Jstew

    Batgirl strikes again

    Right after batgirl posts her bite photos I think to myself how lucky I am none of my current guys have bit me and the. The unthinkable happens I got bit...
  8. Jstew


    Just got a pod of silk worms and I'm going to give it my best shot at breeding them, I'm gonna have some happy fat critters! Having reptiles sure does brake the bank..
  9. Jstew

    Haters be hatin

    It doesn't feel good to have people jump on you if you are misinformed on something, correcting someone is one thing but jumping down people's throats when they give bad advice or disagree with care requirements makes it intimidating to say anything at all.
  10. Jstew

    Battle scars

    I try to handle my monitor as often as possible and cutting her nails is out of the question because she likes to grab fish and I don't want to make it any harder on her but it seems like I can't go Nywhere now adays without looking like I've been wrestling barbed wire.
  11. Jstew

    Black roughneck monitor

    I just bought a black roughneck a few days ago. He's close to a year old and absolutely gorgeous! For the moment I have him in a 55 gallon with cypress mulch and a water tub large enough to submerge in. I'm misting regularly basking temp is close to 120. I'm just open to any advice on how to...
  12. Jstew

    One fierce gu

    So my baby Randall has been home a few weeks now and he's been eating fine and actually spends alot of time roaming about his cage which is good even after I hold him be doesn't hide away so that's a good sign. But my biggest question is what would be the best way to start to tame Randall? When...
  13. Jstew

    My baby won't eat

    I'm an avid reptile lover but am new to the tegu world. I just got my tegu a few days ago and he's only a few weeks old he's still covered in green. I love him to death but the problem is he hasn't eaten yet. So far I've tried peaches crickets and scrambled egg but no success on my part. Should...