In 2015, Herp Books expanded with the purchase of Mike Swan Publishing. MSP is Australia’s best known publisher dedicated to the captive care of Australian reptiles, with all three of their current titles being best sellers both nationally and internationally. Herp Books will continue to operate this section of the company under the Mike Swan Publishing banner.
Keeping and Breeding Australian Pythons
Authors include Kieran Aland, Brian Barnett, Meyndert Bornman, Rob Browne-Cooper, Greg Fyfe, Glen Gaikhorst, Russel Grant, Chris Hay, Geoff Heard, Adrian Hemens, Peter Krauss, Dr. David Pearson, Dr. Franciscus Scheelings, Neil Sonnemann, Brad Walker and John Weigel.
ISBN – 9780980366709
Keeping and Breeding Australian Pythons is the original and most comprehensive guide to Australian pythons in captivity. Often referred to as the “bible”, each chapter is authored by experts in that particular species. It covers husbandry and breeding information for ALL Australian python species, including enclosure design, feeding, heating, lighting, breeding, incubation, sexing and health care. It contains many colour photographs, diagrams and graphs. A high quality, full colour, glossy book.
Keeping and Breeding Australian Lizards
Authored by Kieran Aland (Dragons), Greg Fyfe (Skinks), Grant Husband and Matthew Bonnett (Monitors), John McGrath (Geckos) and Rob Porter (Pygopods).
ISBN – 9780980366716
Keeping and Breeding Australian Lizards is the first title to cover ALL Australian lizard families in captivity! One of the most exhaustive reptile husbandry guides ever written, it covers all aspects of husbandry including enclosure design, feeding, heating, lighting, breeding, incubation, sexing and health care. Following the same format as its forbearer, each chapter is authored by an expert in that particular family and/or species. A very large book at 616 pages, it features many colour photographs, diagrams and graphs.
An Introduction to Keeping and Breeding Australian Reptiles
Authored by Mike Swan and Damian Goodall.
ISBN – 9780980366723
An Introduction to Keeping and Breeding Australian Reptiles is the perfect title for the younger reptile keeper or newcomer to the hobby. Devoted to the commonly kept species of reptiles in Australia, it covers information such as handling, feeding, enclosure design and sizes, substrates, heating, lighting, health care and permits. It’s easily the best book for new reptile keepers in Australia! Full colour photographs throughout.
RRP was $40.00 - now $25.00!