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Jessicas
05-02-2008, 04:23 PM
besides crickets

leezard
05-02-2008, 05:06 PM
Welcome aboard, Jess.

I need to lend you my camera so you can properly introduce yourself and your critters. :p

darkhelmet
05-02-2008, 05:18 PM
mice when they are bigger :) i just gave a mouse to my asian forest :) it was epic

and hornworms...

joeysgreen
05-02-2008, 05:42 PM
I"ll go on a limb and say any invertebrate that won't harm it back.

leezard
05-02-2008, 05:47 PM
You can feed it your mother. :)

Alberta Bred Geckos
05-02-2008, 06:33 PM
LOL I think most insect feeders? I know I read mealworms somewhere. I think I may have also read cockroaches too. More than likely if you prekilled it (such as a superworm ect) and then fed with forceps would work.

btw, Welcome to the forums!

Michael
05-02-2008, 06:41 PM
honestly, cickets meal worms and/or roaches are just fine and they don't really need anything else.

As for other worms, they work just fine but things can get messy, you know, with the pinching and a worm being squishy and all, it doesn't make for a pretty picture.

Jessicas
05-02-2008, 09:49 PM
love your idea but i don't think they stand much of a chance against the dreaded shoe LOL

Jessicas
05-02-2008, 09:51 PM
how big was the scorpion when you first gave mice or where the pinkies?

darkhelmet
05-02-2008, 11:52 PM
i gave my new asian forest a fuzzy. his body length is 2.5-3 inches i suppose. i'll get pics of him up soon