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What is a Tuatara

What Biome Does The Tuatara Live In?

Tuataras are fascinating and adorable reptiles. If you’ve ever seen a picture or video of one, you probably wanted to know more about it. What is a tuatara exactly? Where does it live? More specifically, what biome does the tuatara live in? Keep reading! In this article, we’ll answer all of these questions and more. … Read more

How Do You Preserve a Rattlesnake Skin

How To Preserve Rattlesnake Skin?

Rattlesnakes can be frightening creatures–their venom can cause serious neurologic symptoms and even death. And yet, the patterns on their back are intriguing–some might even say beautiful. So, perhaps you found a recently-dead rattlesnake, or you found their shed skins in your yard; is there a way to preserve some of its beauty? What if … Read more

What is a King Cobra

Komodo Dragon Vs King Cobra: Side By Side

You’ve probably heard of king cobras and komodo dragons–they’re some of the most dangerous reptiles in the world. Perhaps you’re wondering about their similarities and differences, or you’d like to know which one would win if they had to fight each other. Keep reading! In this article, we’ll compare and contrast the komodo dragon vs. … Read more

What is a Bearded Dragon

Iguana Vs Bearded Dragon: What’s The Difference?

You’ve probably heard of iguanas and bearded dragons. If you’ve ever seen pictures of them, you probably thought they look pretty similar. So, what are the differences and similarities between them? Which type of lizard makes a better pet? Keep reading! In this article, we’ll compare and contrast the iguana vs. the bearded dragon. What … Read more

What is a Cottonmouth

Cottonmouth Vs Copperhead: Side By Side

If you live in the southeastern United States, you may have heard that both cottonmouths and copperheads live in your area. But what are these snakes, exactly? Are they the same thing, or two different species of snake? And should you be worried about encountering them? In this article, we’ll compare the cottonmouth vs. the … Read more

What are the Adaptations of a Chameleon

How Does A Chameleon Adapt To Its Environment?

If you’ve ever seen a chameleon up close, you probably recognized it immediately. Chameleons are highly distinctive lizards with many unique appearances and characteristics they have developed over time. They live in many different parts of Africa, but they are also kept as pets throughout the world. So, you may be wondering, how does a … Read more

How Dangerous are Bull Snakes

How Bad Are Bull Snake Bites?

You’ve noticed that a bull snake has moved into your yard. Perhaps you’ve even had a close encounter with the snake, and now you’re wondering: what should you do if you ever get bit by it? How bad are bull snake bites? Should you be worried about having a bull snake so close to home? … Read more

Alligator Vs. Hippo: Side-By-Side Comparison

Alligator Vs Hippo: Who Would Win?

There are many powerful predators in the animal kingdom. Two of the most powerful are the alligator and the hippo. Have you ever wondered what would happen if these two animals were to battle it out head to head? In a contest of alligator vs. hippo, who would win? The battle would certainly be one … Read more

What Animals Share the Tuatara’s Habitat

How Does A Tuatara Treat Its Babies?

Tuataras are much like other reptiles when it comes to caring for their young–meaning they don’t care for their young. That said, the tuatara is a unique creature, and there is much about its reproductive process that is unique as well. So, you may be wondering, how does a tuatara treat its babies? How do … Read more

How Do Eggs Develop Inside a Female Tuatara

How Often Do Tuatara Breathe {Explained!}

If you’ve been learning about the tuatara, chances are, you’re fascinated by some of the facts you’ve discovered. The more you learn, the more you want to know. Today’s question, how often do tuatara breathe? Can they hold their breath for extended periods of time? Can they breathe underwater? Keep reading as we answer these … Read more

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