Can you keep an Asian water monitor as a pet?
The large size of Asian Water monitor lizards makes them a better pet for intermediate to advance owners. Set-up and care are more elaborate and you need to commit yourself for the long term as the species has a long life span.
How fast do Asian water monitors grow?
Juvenile – Juvenile Asian Water Monitors tend to grow quickly and will mature into adults in about 2 years or so. Adult – Asian Water Monitors reach adulthood at around 2 years or when they have reached more than 3 feet in length. Once they reach that size, they are already sexually mature.