Bearded Dragon Enclosure Size Guide (Tank Size Chart)

One of the major environmental factors that will affect your bearded dragon’s health, growth, and stress level is its tank size. Choosing the right-sized tank for your bearded dragon is crucial to keep them happy and healthy.

A bearded dragon’s enclosure must be large enough to allow sufficient space for exercise and a suitable temperature gradient.

Minimum Enclosure Size Requirements

According to the Association of Reptile and Amphibian Veterinarians (ARAV), the minimum enclosure size for a single adult bearded dragon should be at least 50 gallons. This is based on the size and activity level of an average adult bearded dragon, which typically grows to be around 24 inches in length. However, it’s important to keep in mind that every bearded dragon is different and some may require a larger enclosure depending on their age, size, and activity level.

Optimal Enclosure Size

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