Crickets have been a staple food for many insectivorous herps for years. Crickets are relatively cheap, easily to acquire, and cared for properly, can be an easy to keep, nutrient rich part of your pet’s diet.
Cricket Care Sheet – video of how to take care of crickets, and written care sheet
Remove the crickets from the shipping box as soon as you get them. Keep the egg crates or partitions from within the shipping boxes to use within your own cricket container. These egg crates provide a climbing area for the crickets, allowing them to spread out, de-stress, and enjoy their new home. Crickets ½” and larger need t [...]