When it comes to making a decision regarding why you should breed Dubia roaches for sale you can start by making a comparison with Orange Headed and Discoid roaches. Dubia roaches are slower moving than the other two species, as well as usually being smaller in size. This makes them a roach species that is recognized as a significant feeder source.
Another factor involved in choosing Dubia roaches for sale is that they possess the softer exoskeleton. This serves as an exceptional food basis for small lizards and arachnids, although the adults of this species do not carry as much meat as the other roach types.
Males and female competition
The adult males of the Dubia roach species have full wings, while the females only have small winged stubs, making identification easy. On the establishment of a Dubia roaches for sale colony, a recommendation is that any additional males are utilized as feeders, with a percentage remaining of one male to three female roaches. During the maturity of the colony, any excess male use valuable food and space, as well as creating further competition with females for available resources.
If you are concerned about your Dubia roaches for sale escaping from their enclosure, keep in mind that this is a roach species that does not have the capability to climb on glass or a smooth plastic. They are regarded as having extraordinarily poor all round climbing abilities.
Home for roaches
When considering an enclosure for your Dubia roaches for sale you could look at an aquarium or a small animal plastic cage, a plastic type of bin or a garbage can. As the roaches like hiding places, include in your enclosure some cardboard egg flats. If they are stacked vertically, any debris falls to the floor of the enclosure.
Although some breeders prefer using a substrate for bedding, like bran, this increases the problem of keeping the enclosure in a clean condition. In addition, it creates greater difficulty for the very young roaches when they leave their bedding hiding places. The enclosures of the Dubia roaches for sale do not produce an odor and are easily maintained and cleaned, by sweeping or scooping the floor of the enclosure, every few months.
Always feed your Dubia roaches for sale with high protein foods, such as dry cat foods and breakfast or baby cereals and fish flakes, among others.
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