Get to know the Stick Insect

Stick Insects, also known as Phasmids, are related to other groups of insects including mantids, grasshoppers, crickets, katydids and cockroaches. These insect groups share a common trait in having young that are similar in shape to the adult form and do not have a lifecycle that includes a larval stage like most other insect groups … Rest of Post

Land Hermit Crabs: An Exotic Pet for Beginners

Hermit crabs are a fantastic option for transitioning older kids to exotic pets. Introducing unique, small animals like hermit crabs to kids often helps to alleviate fears of spiders and insects, and they’re more likely to grow into adulthood with more sense and respect for the animal kingdom. Hermit crabs are quiet, interesting to observe, … Rest of Post