The Gecko: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

The Gecko: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet

by Audrey Pavia


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The lizard craze is undeniable, and the small, friendly gecko is a big hit among pet owners. If you are interested in, or have a gecko, this book will give you all the information you need to keep this fascinating reptile in captivity. From light and heat requirements to nutrition and health care, this book covers everything your gecko will need.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781620457290
Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
Publication date: 12/04/1998
Series: Your Happy Healthy Pet Series , #85
Pages: 130
Sales rank: 734,612
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

AUDREY PAVIA is a requent contributor to numerous pet publications. The author of "The Rabbit" and "The Guinea Pig" in the Howell series "An Owner's Guide to a Happy; Healthy Pet," she is also the co-author of "Dogs On The Web."

Table of Contents

PART ONE: All About Geckos.

1. What Is a Gecko?

2. The History of Geckos.

PART TWO: Caring for Your Gecko.

3. Choosing Your Gecko.

4. Housing Your Gecko.

5. Feeding Your Gecko.

6. Your Gecko's Health.

PART THREE: Geckos Close-Up.

7. Types of Geckos.

8. Gecko Behavior.

PART FOUR: Beyond the Basics.

9. Gecko Conservation.

10. Recommended Reading and Resources.

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