How to Breed Stick Insects

Breeding stick insects is made easier with a lot of species, such as the Indian Stick Insect, because they breed without the need for mating (parthenogenesis). You may end up with more insects than you bargained for even if you just purchase a lone female! With both species that require mating and those that don’t, [...]

What is the best stick insect food?

Blackberry. That’s it! In captivity most stick insects will do just fine on a diet of blackberry leaves, also known as bramble. Stick insect food in the wild is pretty varied, but as pets they do very well on a bramble diet. And the best thing is that you should be able to find bramble [...]