Reptile Forums banner
aggresive
1-15 of 15 Results
  1. Snakes
    I have two corn snakes which my family have been caring for while I've been at university. During this time they were handled very little so naturally opening the viv became associated with feeding and they became increasingly aggressive. Since I've been home (around 6 monthes) I've been making...
  2. Snakes
    I have bought a female royal, she is about 7 months old from my reptile shop. havent had her long admittedly but she is very aggresive. she has gone for me a few times, almost had me once. her body goes like a stick, very rigid nothing relaxed about her at all and then she will lash out. dont...
  3. Snakes
    i have recently got an adult Louisiana pine snake, 6ft in length...very muscular and beefy..he is also extremely aggressive! once out of his viv hes okay to handle but i have had to purchase a handling glove and a hook, has anyone ever had one of these snakes before and had a similar experience...
  4. Lizards
    Hi everyone I'm new to the forum and even newer to iguanas! A guy was advertising an 11month old iguana with full setup I had always wanted one so went over for a look etc, the iguana displayed aggression toward him, ie tail whipping and side display. After noticing he wasn't even using a heat...
  5. Lizards
    My beardie has for some reason has become very active, trying to climb the walls of his tank, diving about and general being very aggressive to anything and anyone (we have always handled him and he has always been fine with it). His chin becomes very dark and he puff his body out most of the...
  6. Snakes
    Hi, picked up a lovely looking yearling ij x jag carpet python. In the shop he seemed quite nippy, but didnt bite properly. After 20 mins in the car i arrived home and when i got him out he was hissing and biting and going crazy basically. Just wondering could this just be the traveling...
  7. Snakes
    ill set the scene ...lol i brought a 6-7ft boa a week ago from a guy he said in one breath he holds it every nite for 10min and in the other i only get it out when necessary and always on a hook..... he actually picked it up with one hook in middle of its body and lifted it up in air without any...
  8. Invert Classifieds
    Hey guys Im looking to buy some centipedes but got some specific Species that Ive been after for a while now :/ can anyone help? Species wanted : Hemiscolopendra chilensis Scolopendra Heros Scolopendra Morsitans If anyone has any others please let me know as Im always interested in other...
  9. Snakes
    We got Loki out for the first time today after being bitten twelve times on Saturday, putting him in his temporary housing.... Chels got him out, without getting bit! He was as good as gold, he went for us a few times but never seemed to follow through, like a bluff strike, spent most of the...
  10. Lizards
    Hey guys, Today my female beardie has gone from being very placid to quite defensive and aggressive. She lives with my male and has done for 7 months. Ive heard that a change in a female temperament could mean that she she recently mated, is this true? Or is she just having a bad day aha...
  11. Spiders and Inverts
    I put a post up a few weeks ago about my B.vagans being evil and s/he just seems to be getting more and more aggresive and i'm not sure why? Everytime i open the enclosure to feed s/he will just run at the gap like lightning, if i try topping the water up with a syringe s/he will attack it and...
  12. Lizards
    so ive got myself a rescue bearded dragon, shes about 2 years old. however, her previous owner never paid her much attention, therefore she is rather on the skitish side. once ive picked her up she is quite happy to sit in my hand but she puffs up. has anyone got any advice to get her used...
  13. Fish Keeping
    I have a 60l tank with guppies, platys, tertas and odessa barbs. Up until a few weeks ago it was a very peace full tank. Over the past week 3 of my guppies have been attacked (resulting in 1 death so far) their tails have either been completely bitten off or have a bite mark in them, also...
  14. Snakes
    ive had my corn for a while now but he still attacks me, hes fine with my partner lets him handle him get him out the viv and will quite happily sit with him, but even if i just stand out side his viv he goes in to striking position and rattles his tale, my royals are perfect with me and my...
  15. Snakes
    Hi, I got a new hatchling dwarf boa today. I got him in a box about 18cm wide 10cm long and 6cm high. I decided to transfer him to a the cage I had ready for him- 38cm long 25cm wide and 19cm high. I had no trouble moving him which I did by hand but then, just as I lowered him in, I tipped my...
1-15 of 15 Results
Top