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.
A complete list of "how-to" articles and posts ranging from gut-loading and breeding Dubia roaches to diagnosing Dubia colony problems, maintaining cleaner crews, and more.
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.
Instructions for using Dermestid beetles and their larvae as “cleaner crews” in a B. dubia or other roach colony. It’s simple, easy and effective, but there are a few things you should know to ensure colony harmony and success.
How to stop a die off fast before it destroys your entire Dubia roach breeding colony. Figure out the cause, take action to stop the decline, and take steps to prevent it from ever happening again.