Leopard Geckos as Exotic Pets - Care Sheet

Adult Leopard Geckos are excellent Exotic Pets available from Predators of Shipley

Adult Leopard Geckos are excellent Exotic Pets available from Predators of Shipley

General Information on Adult Leopard Geckos

The Leopard Gecko (Eublepharis macularius) or Geckos in general are an excellent choice of lizard as a Exotic Pet you or your family. The Leopard Gecko is nocturnal and are docile and generally easy to tame.

They are small and are not demanding in terms of care requirements.  The Leopard Gecko can also be left alone for severals days and you will find they are very quiet, don't smell and do not require a lot of space to live in.

The Leopard Gecko comes in a wide variety of colours and patterns and make the perfect lizard pet.

Leopard Geckos as an Exotic Pet:

  • Experience:  NOVICE -  They are a great Exotic Pet for the beginner Lizard enthusiast.
  • Life span: The average Leopard Gecko will live to between 6 - 10 years but Males can live anywhere between 10 - 20 years.
  • Size: A Leopard Gecko will reach a mature size of 7-8 Inches (Female) and  8-10 inches (Male).
  • Price: Inexpensive Pet
  • Enclousure: An 20 Gallon Aquarium houses one or two leopard geckos from hatchling to adult size. Larger tanks tend to cause the geckos to stray away from their proper heat and hide box.  Rule of thumb, allow 10 Gallons per Gecko when sizing your tank.
  • Feeding: Your Leopard Gecko is an insectivore feeding on a variety of crickets, waxworms and meal worms (in moderation only).
  • Legal issues: At the time of writing this article, there are no legal issues with keeping Geckos in the UK.

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Snake Stock & Prices

  • 2014 Male and Female Salmon Boas - £125
  • 2014 Standard Boas £59
  • 2013 Male Albino Boa (Khal) £245
  • 2012 Male Pastel Royal £165
  • 2014 Royal Pythons from £40.00
  • 2013 Male Cinnamon Royal £175
  • 2013 Male Mojave Royal £225
  • 2013 Male Firemon Royal £225
  • 2012 Proven Male Pastel Royal £165
  • 2013 Male Fire Royal £185
  • 2013 Female Cinnamon Royal £235
  • Sub Adult Carolina - £54.95
  • Male Adult Carolina Corn Snake  £54.95
  • Male Adult Anery Corn Snake £54.95
  • Female Adult Snow Corn £64.95
  • Female Adult Butter Corn £69.95
  • Florida King Snake  £69.95
  • 2014 Albino Bermese (high contrast)  £120
  • 2014 Albino Granite Burmese £225
  • Late 2013 Female Granite Burmese £275
  • 2013 Carolina Corn - £34.95
  • 2013 Male Jungle Carpet Python - £160
  • 2013 Female Jungle Jag Carpet Python £195
  • Adult Male Charcole Corn £70
  • 2011 Male Brazilian Rainbow Boa - £160
  • 2011 Male Pastel Boa - £240
  • 2011 Female Crawl Cay Boa £155
  • 2011 Male Crawl cay Boa £145 
  • Sub Adult Male Bull snake £95
  • Male Albino Bull Snake £85
  • Male Northern Pine Snake £80
  • 2012 Female Hogg Island Boa £140
  • 2013 Taiwanese Beauty Snake (Male) - £79.95
  • 2013 Butter corn - £49.95
  • 2012 Snow corn - £54.95
  • 2012 Hypo Pin Stripe Corn £75.00
  • 2012 Part Stripe Amel Corn £44.95
  • 2009 Male Hypo Snow Corn £110
  • 2010 Female Ghost Corn - £74
  • 2013 Carolina Tessera - £160
  • 2013 Amel Tessera - £180
  • 2013 Motley Carolina - £59.95
  • Baby Pin Stripe Hypo Motley Corn £75.00
  • Sub adult Apricot Pueblan Milk Snake £69.95
  • Sub adult Female Royals From £84.95
  • 2010 Male Royal - £85.00

Lizard Stock & Prices

  • Young Gren Water Dragons  - £38.95
  • Baby Crested Gecko £49.95 (Various Morphs)
  • Adult Male Crested Geckos £45
  • Male Club Tailed Iguana £60
  • 2013 Male Red Iguana £150
  • Bearded Dragons 12-14 weeks - £34.95
  • Adult male Bearded Dragon - £49.95
  • Adult Female Bearded Dragon - £74.99
  • Green anoles - £10.95
  • Male Adult Leopard Gecko £59.95 (Various Morphs)
  • Adult Female Leopard Geckos £69.95 (Various Morphs)
  • Young Female Leopard Geckos £49 (various Morphs)
  • Baby Ornate Nile Monitor £95
  • 2014 Green Basilisks £60.95 each (£130 pair)
  • Tokay Geckos £19
  • Cuban Knight Anole £38
  • Rankins Dragons £70
  • Unsexed Ackie Monitor £135

Amphibians Stock & Prices

  • American Green Tree frog - £10.95
  • Adult Whites Tree Frogs - £29.95
  • Wide Mouth Toad - £29.95
  • Fire Bellied Toad - £10.95
  • Baby Whiles Tree Frog - £13.95
  • Amazon Milk Frogs £39.95

Predators Exclusive Stock

  • 2010 Specticaled Caiman (DWA) - £225
  • African Pygmy Hedgehog - £95

Chelonia Stock & Prices

  • 2013 Bells Hingbacks £115
  • 2014 Horsefield Tortoise - £95 each or £180 Pair
  • 2013 Horsefields £99 
  • 2014 Leopard Tortoise £150
  • 2013 Marginated Tortoise £160
  • 2007 Sexed Pair Leopard Tortoises £450

Arachnid Stock & Prices

  • Chile Rose Tarantula - £20
  • Sub Adult Female Salmon Pink Bird Eater - £64.95
  • Sub Adult Emperor Scorpions - £38.95
  • Adult Togo Starburst £50
  • Juvenile Mexican Red Leg - £35
  • Sub Adult Female Red Leg £50
  • Large Mexican Red Rump Sling £20
  • Large Mexican Rose Gray Sling £18
  • Large Pink Zebra Beauty Sling £20
  • Large Singapore Blue Sling £22
  • Sub Adult Panama Blond £25 
  • Sub Adult Female Brazilian Blond £50

Exotic Pets Stock Reference

(DWA) - Dangerous Wild Animals Licences
(*) - With Paperwork  (F) - Female  (M) - Male