House Brown Crickets
Hatchling House Brown Crickets (1-2mm) Approx. Qty 500
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1st House Brown Crickets (3mm) Approx. Qty 200
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2nd House Brown Crickets (6mm) Approx. Qty 200
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3rd House Brown Crickets (8mm) Approx. Qty 200
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4th House Brown Crickets (12-14mm) Approx. Qty 100
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Standard House Brown Crickets (15-18mm) Approx. Qty 75
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Large House Brown Crickets (19-22mm) Approx. Qty 35
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House Brown Crickets are not only a delicious tasting treat of reptile food for your pet, they are a cold tolerant and hardy species that will stay healthy during the winter months.

Easy to look after in preparation for feeding to your pet, it is quick and simple to arrange reptile food delivery so that you always have a fresh supply on standby.

  • Soft-bodied species
  • A cold-tolerant and hardy cricket
  • Available in a wide variety of sizes

House brown crickets are available in a variety of sizes to cater for reptiles of different weights and stages of development:Hatchlings (1-2mm), 1st (3mm), 2nd (6mm), 3rd (8mm), 4th (12-14mm), Standard (15-18mm), Large (19-22mm).

How many do I get?

  • Hatchling House Brown Crickets (1-2mm) - 500 Pack
  • 1st House Brown Crickets (3mm) - 200 Pack
  • 2nd House Brown Crickets (6mm) - 200 Pack
  • 3rd House Brown Crickets (8mm) - 200 Pack
  • 4th House Brown Crickets (12-14mm) - 100 Pack
  • Standard House Brown Crickets (15-18mm) - 75 Pack
  • Large House Brown Crickets (19-22mm) - 35 Pack

Care Instructions: As with all food, it is essential they are kept healthy. Packed in bran, ensure the crickets are kept at a regular temperature of approximately 60-65F (15-18C) and away from bright light. To encourage the maximum shelf-life, empty into a smooth-sided container with a vented lid. Add a slice of potato to provide moisture. Proper supplementation should be given prior to feeding to your reptile. Don’t forget food can be affected by cold weather.

About our delivery

  • Fast delivery services ensure freshness
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  • Same day dispatch on orders placed before 12.30pm
  • Uniquely designed packaging keeps orders protected during transit 
  • Letterbox packaging format allows many deliveries to fit through standard letterboxes - no more waiting in or trips to the courier depot


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Customer Reviews5.05 5.0/5 Based on 3 reviews


Good product and serviceReviewed by Minors.alex on 01 Feb 2021

Excellent quality of crickets, exceptional service and delivery


cricketsReviewed by Dean.rudman on 22 Jan 2021

lots of crickets per box of correct size first class


cricketsReviewed by Dean.rudman on 12 Dec 2020

excellent just about to order again

Free delivery on orders over £45

Spend over £45 and we'll deliver your order using a Next Day delivery service for free!* (This is after the dispatch times displayed on each product page)

All delivery charges will be automatically shown at the checkout. We're very sorry but this offer does not apply to UK highlands and Islands postcodes.

Orders under £45

Order WeightDelivery ServiceDelivery PriceDelivery Time (excluding handling)
0kg - 2kgRoyal Mail 48 Tracked£3.492 - 3 Days
0kg - 2kgRoyal Mail 24 Tracked£4.991 - 2 Days
0kg - 30kgDHL Next Day£5.991 - 2 Days
30kg+DHL Next Day£0.32p per kg1 - 2 Days


*For orders over £45 where the total order weight is greater than 30kg, the delivery for the first 30kg will be free and then just 32p per kg thereafter. Large items can incur a charge depending on the volume of the item.

Large Item Delivery

Unfortunately, due to costs imposed on us from our courier, some large items will have a surcharge applied to them. This charge will appear in your cart when you checkout.

International Delivery

Please note certain large and fragile products are excluded from international delivery.

CountryOrder WeightDelivery Price
Belgium, Austria, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands0 - 30kg£11.99
Czech Republic, France, Hungary, Italy, Monaco, Slovakia, Slovenia0 - 30kg£14.99
Croatia, Denmark, Finland, France-Corsica, Italy-San Marino, Liechtenstein, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland0 - 30kg£17.99
All International30kg+£1.30 per kg

How quickly will my order arrive?

Our aim is to dispatch all items within the allocated dispatch times (Same day/24 hour/48 hour dispatch). Please note if your order contains multiple items, the order dispatch time will be from the item with the longest dispatch time to ensure you receive your whole order in a single delivery. All of our products state how long the dispatch time will be for that product before you add to the cart. All orders are sent using a next working day delivery service. You should receive your item from 1 - 2 working days after dispatch. Bulky items may incur an extra 24hr delay.

We will send you a notification email when your order has been dispatched.

While we always try our best to dispatch every order following the above guidelines, during extremely busy periods dispatch times may increase by up to one day. We will keep you updated on the status of your order via email.

Delivery notifications & tracking

We will email you when your order is dispatched by us and if you provide a mobile number when you checkout our courier will email you on the day of delivery with a delivery slot.

In your dispatch confirmation email we will include any relevant tracking numbers.

Manage your delivery

We have teamed up with DHL to provide our customers with the best delivery service possible which is both fast and flexible.

If we miss you on the first delivery attempt, we will try again the next working day. Alternatively, you can visit DHL and easily re-arrange your delivery to something which suits you better! You can choose from the following options:

  • Collect from depot
  • Leave in a safe place
  • Leave with a neighbour
  • Request a different delivery day

Free delivery for local postcodes

If you live within five miles of any of our Plymouth shops you can get FREE delivery on orders over £20. The delivery cost will automatically be removed as soon as you enter your shipping address during the checkout. Click here to see full addresses.

Please click here to find out more about delivery and returns.


Here at The Pet Express we want you to enjoy every time you shop with us. Occasionally we know you may want to return items, we have tried to make our terms as clear as possible to avoid any nasty surprises.

  • Products can be returned up to 14 days from date of delivery for a full refund or exchange.
  • Any free gifts must be returned with your order or we withhold the right to deduct the RRP value of the free gift from your refund.
  • We are unable to accept part used returns of food, engraved ID tags, damaged products (unless delivered damaged) or veterinary medicines.
  • You are responsible for the cost of returning the product back to us, unless they arrive damaged, faulty or the incorrect item is delivered.
  • The product must be in its original packaging, unopened and in a re-saleable condition and the cost of collection or return will remain at your charge. 
  • We only accept returns for products that have been purchased through us.
  • Medicines: We regret that we cannot, by law, accept returns of any medication including all flea treatments and wormers. If you return a medicine to us all we can do is dispose of it for you as it cannot be resold.

Please see our full returns policy for more information.

Customer Reviews


I'm really pleased with your service items came quickly and very helpful on phone when I talked to a very nice lady who helped with a very very small problem it was sorted same day with reply.