4 Common Waxworm Questions – Thing’s You Didn’t Know

Waxworm questions

This is an article you asked for, the most common questions we get about wax worms. There is some pretty neat stuff you might not know. Do Wax Worms Need to Be Refrigerated? Waxworms don’t need to be refrigerated, In fact, The average consumer fridge would kill them fairly quickly. With that being said, You … Read more

The Moths That Look Like Bees and Wasps

There are an incredible variety of cool-looking insects out there, But did you know there are moths that can disguise themselves as wasps?! Here are several species that can do just that. While there are actually more than 1000 different species that can mimic bees and wasps, The Red Oak Clearwing moth (AKA: Hornet Moth, … Read more

What do isopods eat? Breeding Diet

What do isopods eat

An isopod sometimes called a pill bug or roly-poly is an arthropod that lives on land. They are often found in moist areas and can be found outdoors under rocks and logs. There are about 1,500 different species of these little creatures ranging from the plain ordinary grey all the way to the dairy cow … Read more

How to Store Mealworms: A Guide

how do you store mealworms

Mealworms provide a cost-effective and sustainable food source for pet reptiles, birds, small animals, and fish. When stored properly they can last up to six months or more. This guide will teach you how to store mealworms in the best way possible so that you can enjoy them for years! The best way to store … Read more

Feeder Crickets Escaped? Here’s what to do

Feeder Crickets Escaped? Here's what to do

Did you know that feeder crickets are escape artists? They can easily get out of virtually any container, so it’s important to take extra precautions to avoid them from getting out of their enclosure and into the house. If they have gotten in, don’t worry! We’ve got the tips and tricks you need to make … Read more

Carrion Beetles

carrion beetles

Worms aren’t the only insect that finds use in the industrial sector and at home. In fact, Beetles are even more common to breed for a lot of purposes. One of those battles, in particular, is the carrier beetle. They serve many purposes in nature, and in captivity, they are especially important. What is a … Read more

Cricket Breeding Kits – Your Best Options

Ready to grow some nice plump crickets with these amazing kits? Our editors individually analyze, test, and advocate for the most effective products. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links. Any prices shown from Amazon API are subject to change often. When it comes to crickets, we all want healthy hoppers. … Read more

Separating Mealworm Eggs From Adult Beetles

Separating Mealworm Eggs From Adult beetles

When mealworm beetles lay eggs, they will often cover them with the material you’ve used as bedding. This makes it difficult to identify the eggs from the adult beetles until you start looking closely. It’s very important to separate the eggs from the adults and place them in their own hatchery. This has several benefits, … Read more

How to Keep Your Feeder Crickets Alive Longer


Feeder crickets are a great way to keep your reptiles, amphibians, and arachnids happy. However, if you’re like most people who own these pets, you might be wondering “how can I make sure my feeders are alive for as long as possible?” Well, wonder no more! Here is our guide on how to keep your … Read more