Why are my chrysalides shaking?

March 16, 2020 1 min read

Why are my chrysalides shaking?

Have you seen your butterfly's chrysalis shake or rattle inside the caterpillar cup? They may begin moving once you transfer them into the Butterfly Garden habitat. When this happens, there's no need to worry! This is simply an automatic response from the chrysalis when it detects movement close by. It is a positive sign and means the growing butterfly within is developing and healthy!