Leaf Insects Cages & Housing

Over the years I have tested dozens of different ways to house leaf insects in captivity. Through a process of experimentation I have slowly developed a system which works tremendously well, by separating out the care of hatchlings versus larger specimens. In this article we’ll discuss the best leaf insect cage options, and how to …

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Tarantula Cages & Housing

Tarantula cages have come a long way in recent years. When I first started keeping tarantulas in the 1990’s (how old do I feel now?) we had to try and make do with whatever was at hand. In recent times, however, as interest in the hobby has grown, so too have the number of cages …

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5 Golden Rules for Positioning Your Tarantula Cage

Most articles about keeping tarantulas focus specifically on the cage itself; what size it should be, what it should be made from and so on. While all these elements are important, many articles miss a crucial element; where to place your tarantula tank in your home. In this guide, therefore, we’re going to take a …

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