Getting Started With Bearded Dragons

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How to prepare for a bearded dragon? Before you buy your bearded dragon you should be well prepared for the new family member. Therefore you should read several books/websites and talk to experienced owners. But be discerning and rethink the information you get. Breeding bearded dragons are very easy, so not everyone who calls himself … Read more

How to Select the Perfect Pet Bearded Dragon

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Bearded dragons are generally tame and obedient creatures that are easy to love and adore. If you want a bearded dragon as a pet, you should think it over carefully and consider the amount of care and expense that you can provide. A lot of bearded dragons are available from pet stores and online from … Read more

How many species of Bearded Dragon are there?

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They all come from Australia, but in total there are 9 types of bearded dragons (sub species of Pogona) There are 9 different types of Bearded Dragons species, these are: Pogona Barbata / Coastal or Eastern Bearded Dragon Pogona Henrylawsoni / Rankins or Lawsons Bearded Dragon Pogona Microlepidota / Small Scaled or Drysdale River Bearded … Read more

Why are they called Bearded Dragons?

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Short answer: because they can make it look like they have a beard The long answer: The Bearded Dragon is so-called because of its ability to indicate a range of behaviours using its throat that make it look like it has a beard. This area of skin around their throat is also known as the … Read more

Bearded Dragon Scientific Classification and Taxonomy

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Pogona is a genus of Agaminae, which is one of six subfamilies of Agamidae. Agaminae refers to the family of Agamids that are found throughout Africa, Asia, and Australia. Pogona are also listed under the Agamidae sub-family, Amphibolurinae, which are found throughout Australia and New Guinea. The Bearded Dragon is classified scientifically with the following … Read more

Where do Bearded Dragons Come From?

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In the wild, Bearded Dragons are originally from Australia, however, there are different species in different parts of the country. There are a total of 9 types of Bearded Dragon, they all originate from Australia and are all part of the same family. The Pogona Vittikins is a crossbreed that naturally occurs between the Vitticeps … Read more

Are Bearded Dragons Good Pets? Pros and Cons

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Are bearded dragons good pets? To answer this question we have decided to write a detailed post. We will try not to be biased. We will also try to include both the pros and cons of having a bearded dragon. Bearded dragons are rapidly becoming one of the most popular pets in the United States. … Read more

100+ Interesting and Fun Bearded Dragon Facts

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Bearded dragons were introduced to the United States during the 1990s. It can be found almost in all pet shops in America ever since, as one of the most popular reptiles. The most popular bearded dragon in the US is called the Inland or Central Bearded Dragon. Here is a list of 112 interesting bearded … Read more

Bearded Dragon Colors, Morph and Patterns With Pictures

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First thing first. It’s important to know that as far as the names of bearded dragon morphs go there are set standards in the breeding community, but for the names of bearded dragon colors & bearded dragon patterns, different breeders may have different names for them. In the wild, there are nine different bearded dragon … Read more

How Big Do Bearded Dragons Get? Growth Chart & Size Guide

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An adult bearded dragon that is 12 months of age measure anywhere from 16 to 24 inches in length and weigh 380 to 510 grams. Most of their size comes from their tail. Typically, their tail is at least the same length as their body – if not longer. The size of a bearded dragon depends on … Read more