Getting Started With Bearded Dragons


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


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?


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?


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


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?


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

Interesting Bearded Dragon Facts


Scientifically known as Pogona vitticeps, bearded dragons are medium-sized lizards that are generally 12 – 24 inches in length from head to tail. Bearded dragons are native to Australia, found in the eastern and central parts of the country. They usually live in deserts, woodlands, savannahs, arid and rocky areas, dry forests, and scrublands. Bearded … Read more

Bearded Dragon Colors, Morph and Patterns With Pictures


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