An adult blue-tongued skink requires, at minimum, an enclosure measuring 36 inches long by 18 inches wide by 10 inches tall, with a full screen top. Larger is even better. Remember, blue-tongued skinks are terrestrial and prefer floor space over climbing area. All blue-tongued skinks, both juveniles and adults, are best kept singly. Taking care of Blue Tongued Skinks is an easy job to do as far as the adult animal is concerned. With baby Blue Tongues Skinks, you may have exert more caution and give them more time so that they can grow and develop into healthy adult reptiles.
Rare blue tongue skinks such as Centralians and Shinglebacks will cost $1500-$5000 each. Blue tongue skink Size Northern blue tongue skink adults usually range 18-24 inches in total length and are the largest of the blue tongue skinks. Blue tongue skink Life Span Kept properly, blue tongue skinks will easily live 15 to 20+ years. Sexing Your Blue-Tongue Skink Please feel free to request a male or female lizard (or any combination thereof) when you order our medium and adult sized animals, but please be aware that we cannot guarantee the sex. However, we can guarantee that someone very experienced with reptiles will attempt to select the specific lizard(s) you are requesting.