How do I increase ventilation in my bearded dragon tank?

Here’s a quick list of the points we’ll discuss:

  1. Add a humidifier to your home or room.
  2. Raise your home’s temperature.
  3. Use your AC less.
  4. Add a water dish.
  5. Add a larger water dish.
  6. Move the water dish towards the hot side of the tank.
  7. Regularly mist your beardie (but not their whole tank)
  8. Add live plants.

Do bearded dragons need vents?

Good ventilation is essential to reduce the risk of respiratory infections and it should be made from solid material that is easy to clean and holds heat well. A 120 cm long, 60 cm high and 60 cm deep vivarium is the minimum size we recommend for a single adult bearded dragon.

Do bearded dragons need air circulation?

Yes good air circulation is very important for most animals. In my beardies vivarium, he has 5 circular vents on the top back wall and 1 on each end.

How big is a 4x2x2 reptile enclosure?

Our 4’x2’x2′ reptile enclosures are equivalent to almost 8 square feet of floor space and roughly a volume of 110 gallons! The days of heavy glass 40 gallon breeders or that snake tank that’s in your grandma’s basement are long gone with our 4x2x2 custom PVC enclosure.

Where is the vent on a bearded dragon?

The vent is the opening from which a bearded dragon will urinate and defecate; the vent is located on the underside of your bearded dragon near the base of its tail.

Are Zen habitats good?

Overall, the enclosure is performing great and I would definitely purchase more for future additions to my collection. As a reptile care coach and member of the Bearded Dragons Network admin team, Zen Habitats’ enclosures are always my first recommendation to all new bearded dragon owners.

Do vivariums need fans?

Using Fans in Rainforest Vivaria In an effort to provide plenty of air exchange, some keepers like to incorporate small fans into the habitat design. Many keepers use computer fans when doing so, as they’re small, easy to wire up and affordable. However, any low-powered fan will work.

Do vivariums need ventilation?

Wooden vivariums do exist and are good at retaining heat, however these should be covered with a water-resistant finish to prevent them harbouring bacteria. Good ventilation is essential whatever type of construction material is chosen to prevent condensation and growth of pathogens.

How do I keep the humidity down in my bearded dragon tank at night?

The main methods to lower the humidity in bearded dragon tanks are:

  1. Increase Ventilation.
  2. Move Water Bowl Away from Heat Sources.
  3. Switch to a Different Substrate.
  4. Stop Misting Until Humidity is Back Under Control.
  5. Try Using a Dehumidifier.

Is 50 humidity too high for bearded dragon?

Bearded dragons need humidity levels of around 30-40%. Anything above 50-60% is too high.