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  1. Snakes
    i fed my my royal python on tuesday afternoon i was told that after 2 days i would be able to handle her which makes it thursday afternoon is that wise or should i wait ??
  2. Newbie Advice
    Had my python a week and a half, it was fed the day before I got it so it's around due it's feed and the woman I buy from told me it's on one weaner rat every two weeks so I'm not in a massive panic but should I be concerned it's shown no interest in food xx
  3. Newbie Advice
    Hey everyone . had my royal for about 2 weeks now and is feeding fine so far on weaner rats , just wondering how you can tell when he is ready to move onto bigger rats ? as previous owner said he was almost ready, i would like to know how I can tell. ive tried searching for this but nothing came...
  4. Snakes
    :welcome1: W have a 4ft royal python & not 100% sure what he should be eating, we got him on the 21/8/10 he ate on the 22/8/10 again on the 28/8/10 and again today (4/9/10) His first feed was a normal large mouse and his second was a jumbo muse and same today but he doesnt seem to have to...
  5. Snakes
    Hey ppl, I've just recently taken on a two year old Royal (called Ellie) and was wondering what time of day people think is best for her to feed? We tried her with a Weener Rat yesterday at around 7 pm after giving her a good few days to settle in and she wasn't interested at all, so I left...
  6. Snakes
    hi everyone We bought a beautiful royal python about a week and a half ago. He is our first snake. Since buying him though we have began to wonder if he is underweight and if so, what we can do about helping him (well we think it's a him). He is around 16 inches long and weighs 48g. From...
  7. Snakes
    I just got a new hatchling ball python from the Midsomer Norton Show today and when I got home I offered him a small mouse, he smelt it a bit and looked interested but then lost interest completely and didn't take it. I wondered if there was anything wrong as he had last fed this Tuesday? Plz...
  8. Snakes
    prepare your snakes food? Wanting to know peoples experience, tips and tricks from feeding rats/mice i.e. heating them up, defrosting etc. Any info would be good.
  9. Snakes
    hi my mate has just bought a baby royal and it's not eating so i have to force feed him will he eventually start eating on his own as he gets bigger and how often should you feed them
  10. Snakes
    got my royal python about 2 months ago now been feeding fine every week until last night when i feed him his mouse as normal an it looked like it got stuck half way down an then started having a fit and convultions any help would be sweet cheers
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