Yellow tree monitor for sale is one of the subspecies in the yellow tree monitor for sale complex. The base-color of the body is bright yellow with a black fish bone-like signing on the back of the animal the snout of the lizard is nearly white. The belly of the yellow tree monitor for sale is almost white. Sometimes the animals have a pink/red coloration on their bellies. Great animals with an extraordinary appearance, this one of the lizards where you can see that the great-great-grandfather were dinosaurs. Because the animals have a tail which they can utilize in climbing, you can see the animals roaming through the enclosure.
Feed daily a variety of foods so the yellow tree monitor for sale has a balanced diet and don’t become bored eating the same thing everyday. I feed mainly insects like roaches and crickets. Less often I will feed moths, butterflies,silkworm,waxworm, hornworm and superworm.
I feed meaty items a couple times a month, these include rodents, birds, shrimp, ground turkey and cooked eggs.
Insects are gut loaded before feeding and dusted weekly with calcium plus vitamin D3 powder, I will also add this supplement to ground turkey. Once a month I will dust insects with a multivitamin.
yellow tree monitor for sale are scared and hide a lot. It will take time for them to trust you and feel comfortable being held. If you work with them daily, just sticking your hand in the enclosure and sitting there, they will eventually get curious and come over. You can try putting your hand next to them and just staying still and work up to sliding your hand under them. It may take several months to get these wild caught monitors to trust you but it can be done.
Captive bred and born tree monitors are a different story. They are born without fear of people and become very friendly very quickly. Since CBB baby tree monitors are curious and bold, the only thing you have to do is stick your hand in the cage and they will readily climb out on it. As long as you never grab, constrict or scare your monitor, it will stay unafraid and grow into a friendly adult.
Potential Health Problems
When you first get a yellow tree monitor for sale it is important to take it to a veterinarian for a fecal exam and health check. All wild caught tree monitors have parasites and need the appropriate medication to kill them. There are different medications for worms and protozoa infections, this is why you need a fecal exam to determine what medicine you need.
Many yellow tree monitor for sale also have respiratory infections from a combination of stress and being kept incorrectly by the supplier/pet store. These infections will need antibiotics your veterinarian can prescribe you. Sometimes tree monitors will have fungal infections. At first it may look like a gray area that’s going to shed or it may look like a bruise or burn. Eventually the area will spread or new areas will pop up. It does not heal normally and go away. You will need anti-fungal medicine for these areas. After treatment the area will heal and you will see a scar. After a few years, colored scales will grow over the scar and it will not be as noticeable. Fungus is very contagious and spreads through the air so quarantine in a separate room away from other reptiles as soon as you notice infection.
If correct care is given to a healthy yellow tree monitor for sale (free of infection/parasites) there should be no future health problems.
- Native To Indonesia Mainly Coming From The Island Of Misol
- This Species Can Be Shy But They Acclimate Well With Proper Care And Set Up
- Adult Can Grow To Approximately 3 Feet In Length And They Can Live For 10 – 15+Years In Captivity
- Feeding on Vitamin Dusted Crickets, Roaches, Monitor Diet, and Pinky Mice