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Old 02-05-2019, 09:46 AM
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Default Ball python breeding in Vivs???

Hi Guys.
If you ignore the space saving aspect of a rack what are your thoughts on breeding royals in vivs? Pro's & cons.

Does anyone do it already?
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Old 01-07-2020, 09:43 AM
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No real cons for in viv if your snakes are well settled!


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Old 01-07-2020, 01:04 PM
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Given the way the males chase the females, having the space to do so in a VIV is beneficial. - I've bread two of my adult females in their vivs without any issues. They go on to lay decent clutches.

https://youtu.be/eI5jIacmvNU

The rack/rub/tub/viv debate will go on for ages, but personally I keep all my snakes in vivs apart from hatchlings that spend their first 3-6 months in a rack prior to selling or being moved into vivs
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