RANGE & ORIGIN: Mexico & North America
LIFE SPAN: 8-10 Years
ADULT SIZE: 16-18 Inches
VIVARIUM SIZE: A 36 x 18 x 18 inch vivarium will house a single adult.
VIVARIUM TYPE: Dry arid desert.
TEMPS: A basking spot of around 100-110f with an ambient temp of 85-90f and a drop to 70-75f at night. Chucks should also be provided with 12-14 hours of U.V light a day.
TEMPREMENT: Chucks are a great reptile to keep, they become very tame with regular handling and are not a shy lizard.
FEEDING: Chucks are vegetarian and eat a variety of salad fruit and veg. Good veg and salad include dandelion, dark leafy lettuce, water cress, curly kale and spring greens. Also a multi vitamin supplement must be provided 3-4 times a week for babies and once a week for adults.
For any further care information you can email us at [email protected]
Also professional reptile keeper books are available in store.
WE ALWAYS RECOMMEND ALL SET UPS WITH A THERMOSTAT.