Grow Pet Tadpoles

Tadpoles have gone on becoming one of the favorite pet of all times. Today, there are lot of families prefers having pet tadpoles. The reason they are becoming hot favorite to pick as a pet is their requirements and needs are next to basics and having them at home will have an educational experience for your kids to see them grow up in frog.

By raising pet tadpoles, you not only witness a remarkable transformation but you bring in more in the world. Though having tadpoles as a pet, know that they are highly susceptible to the chlorine water and apart from this there are other simple things that require taking care of.

Tadpoles aquarium.

Tadpoles aquarium. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

However, before having pet tadpoles, you need to check whether your law allows them to keep them as pet. As in some states, the law does not allow them to grow from other than natural environment.

To have pet tadpoles, you will need to make an appropriate arrangement for them to grow healthily. You will require a wide mouth jar/container. The container should be big enough that a tadpole can move easily feeling as a natural environment. You can pick from the following things like kid’s plastic tub, garden pond, wading pool or an aquarium.

Have those tadpoles place outdoors; it gives the feeling of natural environment. Though, it should not be placed in direct sun light, rather under partial.  You can put small rocks, leaves, and gravel at the bottom of the container. Also, do not fill the container entirely, as tadpoles being in shallow water.

Being herbivores category tadpoles feed on spinach and lettuce. You won’t find any difficulty in feeding your pet tadpoles. All you have to do is take care is freeze the food first and then thaw them. This makes easier for them to eat. Feed them small meals, like twice in a day.

Keeping them in the water requires bit care, as they are not acquainted to chlorine water so you need to mix them equally. Make sure that the chlorine level is not good for tadpoles thus it is recommended that you maintain the ratio properly. Pet tadpoles are the nicest, harmless pet that you would love having them.

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