Argus Monitor


Latin name: Varanus Panoptes

Location: A

Argus Monitor’s are husky lizards that can be a challenge to handle with sharp claws, strong legs that can run very fast. Argus Monitor females can grow to 90cm and males 120-150cm. Lifespan is 15-20 years. The set up requires heat at 80-90 Fahrenheit (26-32 Celsius) during the day and at night 20 Fahrenheit (11 Celsius). A large bowl of water is needed for bathing. They live on a diet of mice, fish and insects.

Enquiries at the Farnborough store – 01265 371111