Leopard geckos are super easy to clean, as the only regular cleaning you need to do is a spot clean of their droppings, and then do a full clean every few weeks. But I’m never going to pass up the chance to make the tiny task of spot cleaning even easier…
This is by far the best tip I have come across when it comes to caring for my geckos, and I’d like to give full credit to the YouTube page of LeopardGecko for sharing this amazing hack.
As leopard geckos tend to do their business in the same place every time, it’s easy to anticipate where all the mess will be (mine love to do it in their cold hide).
You simply lay a piece of kitchen roll there, and when it’s time to clean, you remove the kitchen paper and replace it with a new one!
I keep some dog poo bags by my vivarium, put the litter in bag, and then dispose. It’s so quick and hygienic, and super easy if you have a substrate such as vinyl.
I am now selling vinyl substrate: click here to purchase some
Here’s my step-by-step guide in photos…