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Old 22-03-2013, 11:15 AM
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Does anyone know if it would be safe to collect sphagnum moss from woods to put into a small enclosure for snake for added moisture.

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Graham
I would blast it in microwave for 5 mins before use (let it cool of course) to kill bacteria/nasties. I do this even with shop bought stuff aswell. It doesnt damage the moss and it retains its springyness
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