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Old 07-26-2011, 07:23 PM   #21 
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Approx Breakdown of Cost:
40 for CWD (The actual Pet)
50+ for a baby cage (2x1x1) long
200+ for an adult cage (4x2x6) tall
70+ for lights (Florescent Fixture, UVB Bulb, Basking Bulb, Heat lamp)
30+ for supplements (Calcium, Calcium with D3, multivitamin)
50+ for initial cricket care (Crickets, Keeper, Food, Water, Gutload)
40+ for fogger, humidifier etc. (Costs can be lowered with manual misting)

Reoccurring Costs:
30 UVB Bulb (6 months)
15 Supplements (yearly?)
1 Crickets (daily)

Startup Cost: 250-300
One Time Cage Upgrade: 200+
Yearly Maintainance: ~400

Just thought some of you guys would like to know.
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Old 07-26-2011, 08:51 PM   #22 
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He is soo awesome, Shimi!
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Old 07-27-2011, 10:48 AM   #23 
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Dang he's expensive
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Old 07-27-2011, 10:50 AM   #24 
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yea he is... but you can cut corners in some spots (breeding crickets / buying in bulk lowers the food cost to between 1-10 cents per day)
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Old 07-27-2011, 10:51 AM   #25 
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Oh, but still... Expensive
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Old 07-27-2011, 12:07 PM   #26 
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I love how its 1 cricket.. It makes him sound so low maintenance :P
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Old 07-27-2011, 01:08 PM   #27 
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no, its 1 dollar worth of crickets... about 10 crickets in total.
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Old 07-27-2011, 01:23 PM   #28 
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I know, it makes him sound inexpensive -__-
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Old 07-27-2011, 02:08 PM   #29 
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ahhh I gotcha. sorry, my bad.
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Old 07-28-2011, 11:16 PM   #30 
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he is so frieking cool!! i used to hav a lizard my uncle gave me from hawaii but it croaked:(
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