The lighting needs of herptiles vary, but retailers should be prepared to explain the benefits and significance of lighting for certain species. 

With a variety of enclosure options, it’s imperative to keep an animal’s specific needs in mind. 

Chameleons are fascinating reptiles to have as pets, but they’re a complicated animal best suited for experienced herpetologists.

As the years have passed, the availability of certain species has diminished while others have become more readily available.

While corn snakes make good pets, their genus includes many other viable options.

The 18th annual Pet Business Industry Recognition Awards celebrate the most innovative products launched in the pet care category.

As activists continue to fight for the rights of animals, they're inadvertently hurting ethical pet store owners.

Although they seem intimidating, scorpions can be great pets if they're properly cared for and handled.

Fire-Bellied Frogs are often overlooked in the herptile industry, but it's time hobbyists gave these fun frogs a second glance.

The popularity of the African Spurred Tortoise is causing complications for the breed.

Sometimes, things don't turn out how you expect, but result in lessons learned.

When it comes to snakes, ball pythons are superstars and retailers should educate themselves on this species.