As with most reptiles, feeder nutrition is a cornerstone in providing for the health and welfare of bearded dragons. Is the pairing of bearded dragons with Dubia roaches a good reptile/feeder match? Are Dubia roaches up to the task? Find the answer to these questions and more…
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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. In fact, it’s potentially a very serious problem. Learn how to rid a Dubia colony of mites in 7 steps.
Dubia roaches are arguably the most nutritious insect, but does that mean you don’t have to gutload them? The answer is no! Most captive animals benefit from gut-loaded feeders – even Dubias! Find out why, learn helpful gut-loading tips, and find out which gutloads to avoid.
Roach chow is a convenient food for Dubia roaches, but is it ideal? 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.
Basic instructions for feeding roach chow to tropical roaches. This article describes how to provide roach chow in the dark, warm, and humid environment tropical roaches need in a way that avoids common food-related problems.