Ivory millipede: A practical care guide

Do you want to keep ivory millipedes? Or do you have them already? Ivory millipedes (Chicobolus spinigerus) are among the easiest giant millipede species to keep and are a great choice when you are a beginner. These beautiful looking millipede species are hardy and don’t have high requirements. Nonetheless, they still need good care. They…

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Can a praying mantis fly?

Many praying mantis species have some sort of wings. However, you see them only sitting and resting, waiting to ambush prey when it is in close proximity. But do praying mantis use their wings? Did you ever wonder if a praying mantis can actually fly? We will have a closer look at the wings of…

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How to clean a tarantula enclosure?

Like with every pet, tarantulas need a clean environment too. Although tarantulas are tidy creatures and cleaning is not so frequently needed as for many other pets, there is still a need to clean the enclosure once in a while. However, these spiders don’t like that you poke around in their cage, and can defend…

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