The Lily Pad

Care tips for your red eye frog

Like all other creatures, red eye frog are fascinating too, and they can be your perfect pet, if you take care of them properly. Although there are no rules for the proper care, but there are some processes that you can make in your home to care for red-eyed tree frog. It is important to take care of them because the red-eye frog that is sick, it is very difficult to get them back to normal and, therefore, in such cases, prevention is the best medicine. You can perform the following steps to make sure you take care of your red eye frog correctly.

Housing - the very first thing you should be sure that this cell must be higher than wider. In fact, the cell will be higher than what would be best to frogs. It is important to do this because it is arboreal and prefers height to width. Before you buy a cage, make sure that it is made of Plexiglas or glass case so that it allows you to maintain a high level of humidity, which is a must if you want your frog to live and survive. Also, the cell must be at least half of the screen to ensure adequate ventilation. This prevents the casting and stagnation in the housing.

Substrate - a frog tank substrate should be very important, because it is the basis on which the life of the organism. Reason could be anything, like a wet paper or a set of perception, as an adult cover the mixture. You need to keep a mixture of 1 inch of gravel on the bottom (drainage), and then 2-3 inches of bark or orchid organic soil and topped off with a 1-inch layer of sphagnum moss is ideal for the cell. However, the installation of underground tank filter will help to maintain the pool.

Vegetation - For example, red-eye tree frogs, they will require the trees for their survival. You can choose to keep plastic plants in the aquarium, or you can also select real. If you want to add these, you need to make sure they are clean and no substances such as pesticides, should be flush with the surface. This is important because the toxins can be harmful to the frog. Be sure to always choose plants with broad leaves, so that it can withstand the weight of the frog. You can choose - Palm, aluminum plant, moss, philodendron, snake plant, evergreen Japanese, etc.