Here is a video showing our old Savannah Monitor and DIY Enclosure. We got this guy as a rescue of sorts in early 2012 and he was in really bad shape. He was in a tiny 18″ x 18″ Bird cage with mulch chippings on the bottom. He had no … Read the rest of this post
The Savannah Monitor is a mid sized Monitor Lizard native to Africa but often seen in captivity. They are not poisonous but are equipped with many sharp teeth, so extreme care must be taken when moving or working with the Savannah Monitor. They are large bodied and fast growing, reaching … Read the rest of this post
Here is our Savannah Monitor (Varanus exanthematicus) having a small F/T mouse. He hits this thing with such force you hear the crunch loudly. We use long pliers to avoid getting to close when feeding.
This is Diablo the Savannah Monitor in the temporary 3 hour DIY enclosure we built for him. He was rescued in pretty bad conditions, an 18″ x 18″ cage. So this 4′ x 2′ enclosure is much better for the time being, it would make a fantastic grow out enclosure … Read the rest of this post