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Best Substrate For Uromastyx (& The Worst)

The best substrate options for uromastyx lizards are reptile carpet and paper towels. Sand and loose substrate are not good for your uromastyx’s enclosure as your pet can swallow them, which can lead to impaction.

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How Long Can A Painted Turtle Be Out Of Water?

Painted turtles must live in water; you must not force them to spend time out of water. Female turtles will stay on land overnight after laying eggs, and some species migrate over land for days during droughts.