Safe Foods for your Scaly Friend!

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A balance diet, everything in moderation

Most people think that reptiles just need their daily insects or pellets and their good to go. Some don’t even realize that there are other options for most reptiles other than their meat or insect diet. In this blog post we will be exploring healthy foods you can feed your lizards, while talking about those foods that are not so good for them.

HEALTHY FOODS

  • Seedless grapes
  • Romaine lettuce
  • Apples (avoid the core and seeds)
  • Bananas on occasion
  • Kiwi 
  • Bell peppers are great
  • Broccoli 
  • Squash
  • Cantelopes 
  • Carrots
  • Celery
  • Cucumber 
  • Cauliflower 
  • Green beans
  • Pears (avoid core and seeds) 
  • Zucchini 
  • Sweet Potatoes 

All reptile species are different as such it’s advised to research what are acceptable food supplements to their diet. Some darker green vegetables leech the calcium and other vitamins cannot be properly absorbed. This list of foods is one way you can start supplementing the daily diet of your lizard.  

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