By: Erik J. Martin  –  December 1, 2014
Products for frogs, toads, newts and other amphibians can sell well with the right planning.
By: Erik J. Martin  –  November 1, 2014
Today’s terrariums, tanks and tubs have more to offer animals and owners alike.

Reptiles Are so Mainstream

This category shows no signs of slowing down.


Reptile Seasonality

How to best plan your sales strategy around reptile breeding seasons and availability.

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Photos: North American Reptile Breeders Conference

The North American Reptile Breeders Conference and Trade Show took place Oct. 11-12, 2014 in Tinley Park, Ill.

Top breeders brought their top projects and showcased them to the general public as well as other breeders. Television personalities also made an appearance such as Mark O’Shea of O’Shea’s Big Adventure and Nigel Marvin.


Creepy Crawly Craze

Bugs and worms top the reptile menu at pet stores.


Amazing Geckos

From basic to advanced, this category has something for everyone.


Leaving a Legacy

Steps must be taken to make sure future generations enjoy the same reptiles we do.


Herp Health Aids

Supplements and medications worth stocking.


Slither to Success

Carrying a variety of snakes can boost business.

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Reptile Food

Feeding your bottom line more than you may realize.


Turtle Abodes Turn Versatile

Exploring the latest habitats for aquatic turtles and tortoises.


Reptile Merchandising

How to best showcase your reptiles for maximum sales.


Dish Wish List

Wider choice of herp bowls and feeders avalaible to entice consumers.


The Ball Python

From ancient Egypt to your local pet store, the evolution of this fascinating snake is amazing.


World Turtle Day Puts Spotlight on Unique Pets

Days like this help bring attention to a category of pets that are sometimes overlooked.


Reptile University

How great staff training can make, or break, your live animal sales.

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