Can Stick Insects Fly?

Anyone with a fascination for insects might be interested in stick insects as pets. Indeed, these interesting creatures are great starter pets for children. Nevertheless, there might also be those who are a still a little squeamish about insects so before jumping in...

Are Stick Insects Asexual?

One of the most commonly asked questions about stick insects is this: are stick insects asexual? Unfortunately, the question is not as easily answered as some of the others that are commonly heard. Some species are, others are not, and still others are both. Wait a...

Are Stick Insects Cannibalistic?

One of the strangest questions stick insect keepers get is this: are stick insects cannibalistic? Perhaps it is the fact that some stick insect species look so barbaric that causes people to wonder about their potential for cannibalism. Fortunately, the answer is...

Are Stick Insects Dangerous?

Stick insects are among the most curious insects to watch. Their highly unusual shapes and colours make them look more like plant life (thus the name) than animal life. This is by nature’s design. Some stick insects look so strange as to be frightening. That...

Are Stick Insects Easy to Look After?

Are stick insects easy to look after? Fortunately, yes. That’s one of the things that makes them such fantastic pets for people who love insects. Though stick insects appear incredibly delicate, they are actually quite resilient. Just about anyone can look after...

Do Stick Insects Eat Aphids?

Aphids are insects you generally don’t want wandering around your garden or yard. They are sap-sucking insects more than capable of damaging all sorts of plant life. They can destroy agricultural crops, decorative flowers, and the grass in your back garden. They...

Can Stick Insects Eat Ivy?

Keeping stick insects as pets means looking after them the same way you would dogs, cats, etc. They need to be fed, watered, and protected from anything that could endanger their health and well-being. Where food is concerned, different stick insects eat different...

Do Stick Insects Attack Each Other?

Stick insects are interesting creatures on many levels. A real stick insect enthusiast can sit for hours watching them do what they do. From time to time, he/she might observe two of the insects engaging in behaviour that looks a lot like fighting. It does happen,...

Are Stick Insects Good Pets?

When most people think of pets, cute and cuddly animals such as dogs, cats, and rabbits usually spring to mind. They might even think about fish, hamsters, or gerbils. Nevertheless, very few will consider insects as pets. When it comes to first pets for children...

Are Stick Insects Nocturnal?

It obviously makes sense to find out as much as you can about any specific creature you are considering as a pet. When it comes to stick insects, you would need to learn about, for example, their habits, what they eat, and what you need in terms of equipment before...

Do Walking Sticks Have Wings?

In the world of stick insects, a common question asked among those interested is ‘do walking sticks have wings?’ Some people assume that these fascinating creatures do not have them but are then shocked to find out that there are indeed some species of stick insect...

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