Non toxic almost pure calcium carbonate sand in subtle
colours to create attractive vivariums. Harmless and,
in certain cases, beneficial if ingested.
Sizes: Medium (approx. 12.5Kg)
Choose colours from options.
Desert substrate. 2.27k. coarse.
2.27K fine or 4.54k fine
Desert Substrate?, an easily managed alternative
to sand and gravel. Where sand and gravel are used
in dry situations, Desert Substrate is a lighter,
cleaner alternative. It is made from heat treated
corn cob kernels and so it is biodegradable and
ecologically friendly. Being totally organic, it
poses few, if any, risks to the animals it is used
with, the humans who use it or the environment.
Like all the "Advanced Vivarium Substrates",
Desert Substrate combines the performance of applied
technology with the responsibility of sustainable usage.
See options for size and prices
A Natural Desert Sand With No Added Dyes Or Chemicals. 4.5kg of Yellow, Red or Brown Riverbed sand. Creates A Natural & Attractive Desert Environment And Is An Excellent Heat Conductor. Stimulates Natural Digging And Burrowing Behaviour.
KOMODO DESERT TERRAINS
Many people consider the choice of substrate to be simply aesthetic.
However, the substrate has a greater effect than just decoration, and
provides a microclimate environment that can affect the health of the
inhabitants. Although choosing the substrate is partially a matter of
the owner's personal preferences, it must also take into account the
needs of the occupants.
Burrowing species for example will prefer both a depth of substrate
and a type that they can easily tunnel through. It might be important
to have a very dry, easy to clean bedding such as CaCO3 Sand for a
In many habitats the ideal solution may be to provide a selection of
diverse substrates at different levels. This will provide a variety
of environments as well as a more natural and visually attractive
Available in 4kg bags.
various colours to choose from options ,
Repti-Sand. Natural. 2.5 kilos
Repti-Sand is the favourite calcium sand on the
market. Pure ground limestone is one of the modern
substrates favoured by leading reptile keepers and
professionals. It has physical, chemical and biological
advantages that cannot be ignored. Some of the largest
captive colonies in the world live on this substrate.
It provides the environment animals can thrive in and
at the same time it allows the keeper to maintain the
highest standards of husbandry, hygiene and biological
control. Where dryness and high calcium are required,
Repti-Sand just cannot be beaten. This is probably the
best mineral base there is, so use it with confidence
and watch your animals thrive.