Calcium and your Reptiles

important to think about

Cold Blood

If you are keeping a pet reptile, I highly suggets you to extensive research into keeping reptiles, and specifically the type you are interested in. There are many things you need to know and need to make sure you do while having a pet reptile.

Not only are these pets expensive to keep, but they also require things like diet supplements that you may not be aware of. This is because their diet from the wild cannot be directly replicated in captivity, therefore they will not get certain minerals and nutrients in your home.

One of these highly important minerals is calcium.

Calcium is needed for proper bone growth and development, nerve function, hormone synthesis and females need extra in order to produce viable eggs. In order to give your reptiles this much needed supplemant, you can buy powdered calcium from many stores which you dust over their food beforeā€¦

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