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A Guide to Australian Frogs In Captivity

Handbook / Manual

By: Danny Brown(Author)

152 pages, colour photos

Australian Birdkeeper / Reptile Publications

Hardback | Oct 2012 | #216766 | ISBN-13: 9780987244765
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NHBS Price: £34.50 $44/€38 approx

About this book

Detailed information on all aspects of captive husbandry including individual chapters on 22 of the most commonly kept Australian frogs.

General management information including pet qualities, social behaviour and habits, selection, handling, transportation, housing – indoor and outdoor enclosures, thermoregulation and heating, lighting, humidity, substrates, water requirements, feeding including nutrition and live prey, breeding including cues and stimulus, breeding cycles and tadpole requirements. Complete with a comprehensive health and disease chapter.

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Dr Danny Brown is a reptile breeder and veterinarian from Queensland. Danny has maintained and bred over 170 species of Australian lizards. His special passion is geckos, although he still maintains some pygopods and skinks. Danny also has an interest in native finches, softbills and waterfowl, native invertebrates and Asian longtail chicken breeds and he has a collection of over 1000 animals under his care.

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