Myriapods Articles

What is the Best Centipede to Have as a Pet?

There are countless weird and wonderful creatures that us humans can keep as pets, but one that may seem weirder than most to some people is the centipede. After all, many individuals class these myriapods as pests that often find their way into homes without...

How to Make Millipede Substrate

As burrowing creatures, millipedes in captivity will require conditions that are similar to their natural habitats. This includes a suitable substrate. In fact, not only do millipedes love to burrow in substrate, but they also actually eat this material too. What this...

How to Make a Centipede Enclosure

We are often asked if centipedes can be kept as pets. The answer we give is always a resounding yes. However, if you do consider getting one of these wonderful and interesting creatures as a pet, there are a number of things you need to be aware of. The first being...

What Do Millipedes Eat?

Most people do not consider millipedes when thinking of pets, but these interesting creatures do make fantastic pets for those fascinated by the weird and wonderful. And unlike their myriapod cousin the centipede, the millipede is gentle and slow and, more...