Blue Tongue Skink
Up to 45cm
The Blue Tongue Skink is a large species which becomes tame and makes for a great handling pet. As the name suggests, it has a blue tongue!
120 x 45 x 45cm vivarium (LxWxH).
Air temperature 26-28°c with a basking lamp.
Minimum of tropical UVB 5.0 T8 lighting.
Feed daily for a juvenile, every other day for adults.
Provide fresh drinking water daily. Mist frequently.
Spot clean the vivarium, removing any dead food or waste. Provide fresh drinking water for the dragon. Mist every other day to increase humidiity.
Check all equipment is working correctly. Enhance live fppd woth vitamins and calcium supplements 2-3 times a week to keep your skink healthy.
Long Term Care
Change substrate monthly, clean the vivarium with reptile disinfectant to prevent odours and to control bacteria. Change bulbs every 6-12 months.