Guides

  • Guide to Ant Housing and Ant Containment

    The biggest concern for most beginning ant-keepers, especially parents, is 'Will these ants escape and enter my home?' Usually the answer is no, an...
  • Founding of Temporary Parasitic and Slave-maker Ants

    What are Temporary Parasite Ants? Social Parasitism within ants are queens of the parasitic species which require workers from a host species in or...
  • Guide to Hibernation

    Ants living in Canada, and other northern areas require a dormancy period to simulate the winter months. Ants create more glycerol, which serves as...
  • Guide to Feeding Ants

    Guide to Feeding Ants The most exciting recurring moment for most ant-keepers must be getting to feed their ants. Something about watching them swa...
  • How to Find and Catch Queen Ants by Crystals Scherer

    How To Find And Catch Ant QueensSome Background First: An ant nest will produce winged ants called alates usually once a year (the time they fly va...
  • General Ant Keeping Guide by Crystals Scherer

    New to antkeeping? Get familiar with the basics right from the start by reading this guide!