Up to 70cm
The Bosc Monitor is a easy to handle lizard which grows large and is friendly. These big lizards require plenty of space and enjoy being let out in the sun.
200 x 60 x 60cm vivarium (LxWxH) depending on size.
Air temperature 26-31°c with a basking spot of 35°c.
Minimum of a desert UVB 10.0 T8 lighting.
Feed daily for a juvenile, every other day for adults.
Provide fresh drinking water daily.
Spot clean the vivarium, removing any dead food or waste. Ensure there is always a fresh supply of water for your monitor to drink.
Check all equipment is working correctly. Enhance live food with vitamins and calcium supplements 2-3 times a week to keep your monitor healthy.
Long Term Care
Change substrate monthly, clean the vivarium with reptile disinfectant to prevent odours and control bacteria. Change bulbs every 6-12 months.