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  1. I use just egg cartons no substrate it only makes it harder to clean. From the looks of it you are breeding to provide as feeders so don't use any substrate and put a bowl of water crystals in the tub, the water crystals should give off enough humidity for your roaches.
  2. are you having problems with your dubia roachs nipping at each other because i was noiticing in the last pic that their seem to be nipped wings and that is a first for me with dubias
  3. im not trying to mess up any blood lines i would only breed for my own purposes not to sell in the herp community
  4. does anyone have a list of good feeder species that can breed together to make a hyrdid feeder roach
  5. i just separated them i got all adults and nymphs a few nymphs might have gotten away but i will find them when they are larger and take them out
  6. can dubia roachs and orange head roachs thrive in the same bin together. Also will they produce a hydrid of dubia and orange that may become a good feeder for my reptiles
  7. you should use a UTH and a rheostat controller
  8. this is the chart i found on feedeI recently found this post on another forum and thought that it might shed some light on how we gutload our feeders and to also see peoples comments and thoughts on this article It is important to feed the prey insects well, in such a way as to ensure they provide the correction nutrients for your chameleon. This process is called gutloading the insects. The "wet" portion of the gutload, which should be your principle gutload, can frequently includes things like (switch it up with a different couple of items every other week): dandelion leaves, squash (butte
  9. i read on another forum that cat food,dog food, and fish food is a bad gut loader for your roaches when feeding to your reptiles or whatever you have is this true or false
  10. I can agree with you as a kid I always wanted to be a zoologist as I got older i grew farther apart for my love for animal well i got injured on the job and my wife got me this little bearded dragon and i fell in love with this guy and then i bought some B.dubia roaches and started breeding them and then I found myself always watching these guys as much as I watched my beardie . I know currently have 3 different species of blaberus and plan on acquiring more
  11. i live in Morrow County and my son finds them in the woods all the time. You are right they are very difficult but for some reason I have noticed a spike in their population along with Mantids population spiking in 2011
  12. i would like to add that chickens love superworms i feed my chickens dubia's and superworms and my chickens lovw it and produce alot more faster and healthier eggs. also my chicklets are alot stronger than other chickens
  13. I would like to know if B.dubia will take to ferret food better than cat or dog food
  14. also you want to feed your chameleon different feeders it maybe because he is bored of the same food maybe breeding different kinds of roaches at least 3 types will keep him bored that is what I do and also throw in some other kind of feeders too
  15. all my roaches get high levels of protein but discoid really need high level of protein because they are known to bite each others wings they don't need really high levels of humidity up to 100 just high protein food i mix cricket food cat food cichid fish food oatmeal and baby cereal you can also use chicken scratch
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