NOTICE: Please find our update regarding COVID-19 here:

COVID-19 Update:

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Follow the Government Guidance 

We are doing our best to help keep everyone safe. 

We are a small business with a small – but talented! – team. In order to protect ourselves, our families and our customers we ask that you respect our need for space and our request that you continue to wear a mask.

  • If you need advice please call 01865 372200 or email
  • If you are looking to buy a new pet please call us to discuss.  

If you need to visit the shop please check out opening times below and follow these rules.

  • Please be mindful of how small our shop is! We need to stop the shop getting crowded, so please don’t be offended if we ask you to wait outside until we have space.
  • Stay 2 meters apart at all times from staff and customers.
  • Please wear a face mask at all times.
  • If you have coronavirus or are displaying any signs or symptoms or are awaiting test results please do not visit.
  • On entering the shop please use the hand sanitiser and scan the track and trace QR code. 

We are regularly disinfecting surfaces, door handles, card terminal and of course our hands.    

As the situation changes then we will change with it. 

Whatever else comes our way, we’re here to support you in caring for your pets. Get in touch if you’re unsure or worried about anything reptile related, and we’ll do what we can to help.

Please email us if you have any questions,

Pete and the Evolution Reptiles team

Opening Times

Evolution Reptiles, Kidlington

  • Monday – CLOSED 
  • Tuesday – 10am until 5.30pm
  • Wednesday – 10am until 5.30pm
  • Thursday  – 10am until 5.30pm
  • Friday – 10am until 5.30pm
  • Saturday – 9am until 5.30pm
  • Sunday – 10am until 4pm
Bank holiday Mondays – Closed

Reptile keeping has a bright future, come and join the evolution..

We have a great passion for tortoises, snakes, lizards, amphibians, spiders and bugs and their welfare.

Our dedicated team of Reptile Care Specialists are looking forward to meeting you and talking reptile.

Whether you are looking to buy your first reptile, adding to your collection or just want to pop in to have a look at our beautiful creatures you are very welcome to visit our Kidlington Shop.

  • 5 Star rated Animal Welfare License from Cherwell District Council – Licence number PET0012
  • Over 20 years experience working with and breeding reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates
  • Enthusiastic and knowledgeable team of Reptile Care Specialists
  • We breed many of our animals in store, we know them inside out
  • Wide range of species available in store
  • We offer a range of services from boarding to nail clipping