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Old 04-02-2013, 09:38 PM
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Add all of your random facts about snakes, then we can all learn something we didn't know.

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Green tree pythons start off as red or yellow because when they are little they hide in colorful flowers. When they get older they turn greed because they move into the green foliage.
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Old 04-02-2013, 11:09 PM
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Serpents in the bible are a sign of sexual deviance

...which explains a lot
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Old 04-02-2013, 11:12 PM
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This is 100% truth!

When you lay in bed, your snakes WILL get out of their vivs/rubs, they'll lie next to you, size you up, and gobble you down in one... Many a good herp fan has gone that way. :/
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Royals fast, they do not starve themselves to death.
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if you cut a snake's head off it will most likely die.
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Ok a serious one.

If your hot end hide temperature is absolutely spot on, your snake will mostly be sat with it's head peeking out of the door of the hide. This is because the optimum temperature for a snakes body is a good few celcius above what the snakes brain can actually cope with, so it'll have it's body inside getting toasty, and it's head popping out, because it's a clever sod and you're a great keeper

If your snake can curl up in the hide with it's head in there, it's a bit too cool.

Scientifically proven about 20 years ago, I have the paper somewhere.
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Snakes are like Lizards except they have no ears and stuff
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The 18+ section has some shocking photos of certain snake loving folk! ;-)
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Ok a serious one.

If your hot end hide temperature is absolutely spot on, your snake will mostly be sat with it's head peeking out of the door of the hide. This is because the optimum temperature for a snakes body is a good few celcius above what the snakes brain can actually cope with, so it'll have it's body inside getting toasty, and it's head popping out, because it's a clever sod and you're a great keeper

If your snake can curl up in the hide with it's head in there, it's a bit too cool.

Scientifically proven about 20 years ago, I have the paper somewhere.
If that's true that's an awesome fact to know
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