Can bearded dragons have a heat rock?
Do not use heat rocks or heat caves for supplying heat ! These devices are known to possibly cause severe burns to bearded dragons and other reptile pets. If you need to supplement underneath heat in the terrarium use an under tank heat mat.
How hot should a bearded dragons basking rock be?
Basking spot keep at 88-100°F (31-38°C). At night, keep around 70-75°F (21-24°C). Levels can be monitored by thermometers placed at both the cool and hot ends of the enclosure. Cage Furniture: Bearded dragons are ground dwellers but will climb rocks and low branches.
What can I use for a bearded dragon basking spot?
Basking Zones for a Bearded Dragon. The temperatures in the basking zone should be between 90 to 110 degrees F, depending on the age of your bearded dragon. These temperatures are obtained by using a special heat lamp bulb, ceramic heat emitter, or heating pads.
Is it OK for bearded dragons to eat rocks?
Some reptiles eat small stones to aid in digestion, they’re called “Gastroliths”, generally it’s larger species like crocodiles but Beardies can do it too, as it’s common in reptiles – it shouldn’t cause him any discomfort and it’ll pass through normally.