230 Bammel Westfield Road, Houston, Texas 77090281-587-2336

Veiled Chameleon

Veiled Chameleons are hardy pets suitable for a first-time Chameleon keeper. Their helmets, called “casques”, give them a striking appearance. Like other Chameleons, their colors can change shade to adapt to their environment.

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Other Animal Facts


Yemen and Saudi Arabia


Many combinations of green, yellow, white, red, tan, orange, or even blue; can change color based on their mood and habitat


Needs a basking spot of 90-100°F, and an ambient temperature of 70-80°F


Can be gently handled, but like other chameleons they are best suited to being watched for their fun colors and antics.


Eats mainly crickets.


House alone in a screen cage, with non-toxic plants and branches for climbing.

Size & Lifespan

Adults are about 2 feet in length (male) and 18 inches (female). Can live 6-8 years (male) and 4-6 years (female).