We use and recommend the various brands on this page for a number of reasons. First and foremost, they make great products for your pet reptiles. Secondly, they are innovative and continue to strive towards whats best for reptiles, not just whats best for their bottom line and third, they stand behind their products with great warranties and customers service.



Maximum Reptile

Maximum Reptile™

Frustrated with current, commercially available reptile habitats, our new brand Maximum Reptile™ offers much more than the minimum size required for reptile habitats. We believe that pet reptiles deserve a great habitat in which to live and thrive in and so instead of just accepting whats available, Maximum Reptile™ has created a stunning range of habitats that are not only designed with your reptiles needs in mind, their attractive, stylish designs will look great in in your home too. Stay tuned for details!



Universal Rocks - coupon for a 10% discount

Universal Rocks®

With decades of landscaping experience, our Aussie mate Stuart Dunne is an industry leader. Responsible for some of the most impressive zoo exhibits in Australia, Stuart relocated to Dallas, Texas in 2007 to take his business to the next level and now today, Universal Rocks has a full range of artificial backgrounds, rocks, hides and other decor that are perfect for making your reptiles habitat something special. Be sure to shop here first and use our Universal Rocks coupon – ISHOPFACTORYDIRECT – for 10% off all Universal Rocks products.   



The Bio Dude

The Bio Dude™

With a passion for making his animal enclosures as perfect as their wild habitats, Josh Halter, a.k.a. The Dude created The Bio Dude™, the leader in bioactive setups for reptiles and amphibians. While bioactive terrariums/vivariums are nothing new, The Bio Dude has made this intricate process as simple as possible with their large range of quality products and species specific kits that are designed to help enthusiasts to be successful with their bioactive setups and their pets healthier and happier. The benefits of a well designed bioactive habitat will provide you with a self-cleaning, self-sustaining mini ecosystem that will also enrich your pets lives in countless ways. We are proud to be an official distributor for The Bio Dude and invite you to discover what bioactive can do for you and your pet reptiles and amphibians today!



A-Round Nature

A-Round Nature™

In recent years our friends at Universal Rocks have expanded into some of the most unique terrariums/vivariums with the launch of their round designs cleverly named: A-Round Nature. Perfect for most amphibians, invertebrates and some smaller reptile species, A-Round nature terrariums are made from acrylic that has a patented, seamless joint that is strong enough to hold water and with the built in LED lights, they simply look amazing. Their wire cages are the very best on the market and perfect for most chameleons and the stands have to be seen to be believed. Be sure to shop here first and use our A-Round Nature coupon – ISHOPFACTORYDIRECT – for 10% off all A-Round Nature products. 



MistKing - Quality misting systems


If your serious about keeping tropical reptiles and amphibians, then an automatic misting system is a must and the MistKing brand is the leader in quality misting systems. Trusted by Zoos, Botanical Gardens, Institutions and hobbyists around the world for a very good reason, MistKing works! We use and recommend MistKing too and will be incorporating these outstanding products into our species specific reptile and amphibian kits that will be available here soon. Shop all MistKing systems here



Exo Terra

Exo Terra®

Taking large scale, commercial reptile habitats to the next level, Exo Terra offers more habitats sizes than any other suppliers here in the USA today. By breaking away from the usual “Fish tanks”, the trend towards a more realistic, natural terrarium has made keeping reptiles more exciting and satisfying than ever before. For years we have used their products and admired their ability to innovate new technologies for reptile housing, heating and overall care and now we are proud to offer our customers hand selected Exo Terra products for our complete, species specific reptile kits.