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  1. Newbie Advice
    I fed my Lavender Corn Snake for the first time today. I went by the advice of an owner of a reptile store where we bought all of the supplies from. Now after feeding and reading more about how people defrost there mice, I'm seeing a lot of mixed opinions. The store owner said to put the pinky...
  2. Snake Classifieds
    CB16 Royal python babies, bred by myself. All had at least 4 consecutive feeds. Have the following available: 1.2 Lessers M£50 F£60 2.0 Pastel het clown £60 2.0 Clowns (One with reduced spotty pattern other with hardly no pattern almost like a blade clown- stunning example) £250 Reduced clown...
  3. Snake Classifieds
    eating small defrost weaners CB late 2015
  4. Snakes
    what method people use to defrost? im curios as to the pros and cons of each method
  5. Snake Classifieds
    I am letting my holdback female pastel go - only reason for sale is I need to fund a new rodent rack. CB12 female lemon pastel - from normal x lemon pastel pairing. She weighs 300g+ and is feeding on defrost rat weaners every 7 days without fail. She was a slow starter to begin with but...
  6. Feeder
    I'm not fond of the conditions rats are generaly bred/kept in to be supplied as defrost, so in an ideal world, we'd breed our own - HOWEVER, we have two small daughters who would very probably get attached to the rats and upset at their eventual fates, SO, does anyone know of any breeders of...
  7. Snakes
    Hey guys, Don't know what everyone's feelings on this subject are but need some advice. A while back my Royal stopped eating, I know it's a common thing but it was still something that I didn't like. Posted to ask for advice and someone mentioned trying him with live. Morality played it's part...
  8. Snakes
    Hi all, I recently acquired a beautiful male CB11 Burm, I've had him since birth (July) and he's suddenly switched to not eating! He's been fine so far on small mice but now he just strikes and leaves there! I've tried leaving him alone with it overnight, smaller meals, but have yet to brain...
  9. Feeder
    how long does it take for a medium mouse to defrost naturally? are there any other ways of defrosting mice that are alot quicker? emily: victory:
  10. Snakes
    How long would it take for a medium mouse to defrost when completely submerged in a cup of really hot (from a tap) water? emily: victory:
  11. Off Topic Chat
    hey all.... just wondering.... .....................whats the quickest way to defrost a rodent? thanx!
  12. Snakes
    Okay I have always defrosted my snake food in hot water and have never had ne problems with health or nething else. People always argue that if defrosted in hot water bacteria multiplys and all that rubbish, if you think unless the bacteria ar thermaphiles or hyperthermaphiles that is becteria...
  13. Snakes
    Just wondering what method you guys and gals use to defrost your snakes dinner?? I use the hot water technique!:no1:
  14. Snakes
    getting seriously into snakes now and wondered whether any breeders could tell me the cheapest place they know of for frozen foods, Thanks : victory:
  15. Snakes
    I took some rats out to defrost for my two boys in the hope that they'll accept that there are no female snakes about for them to have a play with and eat for once... I've just returned to the fridge to discover the smaller rat i've defrosted has bled out of its nose and all over its face...if...
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