Advantages Nutritious, Large, very active, nice colours, easy to breed and raise, interesting, Silent
Disadvantages expensive, low life-span, few to a box, tedious to feed and clean properly
Many people are disgusted by insects, but to many who keep Reptiles, locusts are a healthy way of feeding your pet and giving them exercise. Many lizards love locusts, from Agamas and Monitors, to Skinks and Geckos, and there are many benefits to locusts over crickets. First of all, no more of that God awful noise at night, locusts are silent. They are also far more nutritious than Crickets, they are available in larger sizes, and, whereas the cricket will hide from light, Locusts are attracted to it, which is especially beneficial to diurnal lizards. Locusts are available in a range of sizes ...