Tutorials

Building a Chest Freezer Dermestarium

This is a tutorial showing how I built my Dermestarium (a “terrarium” of sorts for Dermestid Beetles) using a common style chest freezer.

Building a Glass Door Cooler Dermestarium

This is, as far as I know, a one of a kind build. Something I built specifically for my needs and it very well may not meet your needs. Take it for what it is, borrow parts of it, and adapt it to your needs.

Working With Dermestid Beetles

This is a quick run down on how to keep Dermestid Beetles, how to prepare a specimen for the beetles, and how to use the beetles for processing bones.

Degreasing Small & Fragile Animals

This tutorial covers degreasing reptiles, birds, and juvenile mammals that will fall apart with traditional degreasing methods.