Originally Posted by flyingkip
I'd use the heating pad as long as you don't dry out the tank.
If you use the heating pad and you let it warm also during the night it keeps the temps pretty steady during night & day. If you use a heating light it'll only heat up the viv during the daylight..
Maybe I don't understand. I have an infrared bulb that can be on 24/7. It shouldn't effect there sleep cycle at all.