Scientific Name
Pogona vitticeps

Lifespan
Up to 14 years

Habitat
In captivity it is critical that beardies have natural sunlight and/or UV light bulbs. They require a range of temperatures in their tanks so they can bask and cool off as needed. http://www.thebeardeddragon.org/bearded-dragon.php#dragons-as-pets

Diet
Mostly of leafy greens, vegetables & non-citrus fruits, supplemented with insects.Young dragons require a significantly greater insect-to-plant matter ratio in their diets than adults. About 90% of a juvenile’s diet is insects, but 90% of an adult’s diet is leafy greens & vegetables.

Predators and Threats
Not currently available

For information on availabilty and additional adoption information, please email the committee chair responsible for adoptions.