Millipedes Articles

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...

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...

The Lifespan of the Millipede

Millipedes can make for wonderful and interesting pets, particularly for kids, as they are fascinating to watch. These gentle, docile creatures are easy to care for and can be kept safely in a glass or Plexiglas enclosure. In their natural environment, millipedes like...

How to Make a Millipede Habitat

If you have always been fascinated by millipedes, perhaps you are now considering getting one to keep as a pet. That’s great. These wonderful creatures are interesting to watch and make fabulous pets as they are easy to care for and very gentle. If you have recently...