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

The Asian Jumping Worm

The Asian Jumping worm

It’s called the Asian jumping worm, and it is a type of invasive pest that has been spotted in various locations across the United States. It can cause significant damage to crops, and some people are reporting seeing this worm in their garden. If you want to learn more about this worm, or what steps … Read more

Alternatives to Traditional Mealworm Substrate

Alternatives to traditional mealworm substrate

Do you want to give your mealworms an alternative type of substrate? There are many options available that can be used instead of traditional bedding that most people don’t know about. There are actually quite a few reasons why you would want to use an alternative to the usual grain-based substrates. It could be an … Read more

How Does An Earthworm Move

How Does An Earthworm Move

Earthworms are an important part of the ecosystem. They play a crucial role in maintaining soil health, and they can even be used to help dispose of organic waste! But how exactly do earthworms move around? How does their body work? In this article, we will answer all these questions and more. How does an … Read more

Quick FAQ: What do hornworms turn into?

What do hornworms turn into

The answer to this question is, in fact, very interesting. Hornworms are the larvae of hawk moth. They can be found in North America and they feed on plants such as corn and tobacco. In order to turn into a full-grown moth, the hornworm goes through four stages of development: egg, larva (hornworm), pupa (chrysalis), and … Read more

Quick FAQ: The Earthworms Lifespan

Earthworm Lifespan

What lengths would you go to in order to live a long life? For many people, the answer is simple: they want their days on Earth as long and healthy as possible. Unfortunately, for some animals, it just isn’t that easy. Take earthworms, for example. These creatures lead relatively short lives before dying off. How … Read more