Bearded Dragon

Pogona vitticep

NATURAL HABITAT
Bearded dragons come from the woodlands and savannas of Australia.

DIET
IN THE WILD – Plant matter, insects, spiders
IN THE ZOO – Produce, insects

FASCINATING FACTS

  • Diet is 20 percent plant matter
  • Male and females have beard, but males extend theirs more often
  • Sometimes wave to show submission
  • Strong climbers
  • Often kept as pets