Innovative 3 in 1 reptile den.
- Excellent hiding shelter
- Serves as an egg laying cave.
- Provides better environment for shedding.
- Obtainable in three sizes.
In captivity, sufficient humidity should be maintained in the terrarium of amphibians and reptiles. Otherwise they will suffer from respiratory and shedding disorders. Accordingly provide ZooMed Repti Shelter 3 in 1 Cave for your reptiles. They will readily accept this naturalistic cave.
ZooMed Repti Shelter 3 in 1 Cave is a cave which looks very natural. It serves as a good shelter for amphibians, lizards, snakes and invertebrates. It reduces the stress of your reptiles. It generates a humid microclimate which is suitable for your reptiles. They will feel as if they are under logs or rocks or in burrows.
To create the humid microclimate Zoo Med Terrarium Moss or Eco Earth is moistened and it is placed in the base tray of the cave. The lid is then replaced. By occasionally misting the substrate, the humidity level can be maintained in ZooMed Repti Shelter 3 in 1 Cave. If Zoo Med’s Repti Bark or Zoo Med Aspen Bedding is chosen as the substrate, there is no need to moisten it. The cave can be used dry.
If you suppose to use ZooMed Repti Shelter 3 in 1 Cave as an egg-laying cavity, moistened vermiculite is placed in the bottom tray of the cave and the lid is replaced. The lid can be lifted often to check the availability of the eggs. Thus this multifunctional cave acts as an appropriate nesting site preventing egg binding, a circumstance in which the reptile is incapable to lay her eggs.
If you buy ZooMed Repti Shelter 3 in 1 Cave, remove the package and clean it with Zoo Med’s wipe out 2 cage furniture disinfectants. Then it is dried using a clean towel and this naturally looking cave is placed inside the terrarium. It should not be placed under any terrarium heat supply.
ZooMed Repti Shelter 3 in 1 Cave is much durable. Since it is made up of resins, it can be easily cleaned and sterilized. Since the lid is removable, you can easily inspect your reptiles and their eggs. Periodically remove this multifunctional den from the terrarium. Discard the substrate, disinfect it, rinse it thoroughly and dry it with a fresh towel. Fill the cave with proper substrate and place it back in the terrarium.
Leopard geckos require a hiding spot with moisture in it. They will absolutely love to hide, sleep, climb and lay eggs inside ZooMed Repti Shelter 3 in 1 Cave. Your snakes will definitely feel affection to hide inside this unique cave. As natural environment is practically re-established by this cave, your reptiles will adore this decoration. It affords tremendous health benefits for your reptiles.
ZooMed Repti Shelter 3 in 1 Cave is offered in three sizes. Small size (6 inches) is suitable for small skinks, snakes, anoles and geckos and it costs $10.19. Medium size (8 inches) costs $14.99 which is suitable for medium sized snakes and lizards. Large size (12 inches) is suitable for ball pythons, king snakes and corn snakes and it costs $30.95.