There are lots of good things to be said about keeping lizards as pets. You can have a lizard as a pet even if you don’t have a yard so they make great pets per apartment dwellers. They generally don’t require you to entertain them – so if you are not walk around the block…

Australia’s largest Dragon style lizard is the eastern water Dragon – Miles may grow to a metre long though 80 cm of this is tail… Loving water they are found only on Australia’s east coast the rest of Australia being too dry. They are found as far nort

Australia has many different varieties of monitor lizards (in Australia monitor lizards are referred to as goannas). There are many different varieties, pygmy varieties grow no larger than a human hand right up to the large Perentie monitor that can grow

Exotic species of lizards such as the chameleon and are unavailable as pets in Australia, as a Australia has no native species of Chameleon. We do have several varieties of gecko which can be domesticated and raised a special lizard enclosure called a ter

The Australian bearded dragon is perhaps the world’s most popular lizards be kept as a pet. There is good reason to this – they are relatively easy to care for the calm and friendly nature. Natural Historyhome to these lizards is the hot dry deserts

The bluetongue lizard or bluetongue skink is somewhat of an icon in Australia. They commonly thought of as a single species are in fact six species of bluetongue lizard namely the common or Eastern bluetongue lizard, the Northern blue tongued skink, the W