Like all reptiles, bearded dragons rely on nutrition provided by feeders to maintain their good health and welfare. Are Dubia roaches a good fit for bearded dragons? Do bearded dragons have any unique nutritional needs, and can Dubia roaches help fulfill them? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this article.
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The right food is critical to raising and maintaining large, healthy, vigorous, and nutritious Dubia roaches. Find out what we fed our Dubia roach stock over the course of a week in this daily Dubia food diary. It’s useful information whether you breed Dubia roaches or just want gutloading ideas to boost their already super nutrition.
Roaches are naturally associated with mites in the wild, and the relationship is usually symbiotic. However, mite infestation of a captive Dubia roach colony is a very different situation. It can potentially be a very serious problem that needs to be addressed quickly to avoid loss. Learn how to rid a Dubia colony of mites in 7 steps.
Dubia roaches are arguably the most nutritious feeder insect, but does that mean you don’t ever have to gutload again? The answer is no! Most captive animals benefit from gut-loaded feeders – even Dubias roaches. Find out why, get practical gut-loading tips, and find out which gutloads are best to avoid.
Dry roach chow offers convenience for roachkeepers, but is it the ideal food for dubia roaches? Can you raise nutritious feeders on dry roach chow alone? This guide provides information about how to tweak your roach chow to increase its nutritional value – both for your roaches and for the animals that feed on them.
This article provides basic instructions for feeding dry roach chow to tropical roaches, including Dubia. Learn basic feeding techniques, including how to provide dry roach chow in the dark, warm, and humid environments common to tropical roach colonies in a way that minimizes the risk of food-related problems.