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  1. Avian
    As above looking for a bird of prey keeper in the Antrim area if possible, Thanks in advance paul
  2. Snakes
    I got a stubborn little male hognose that is refusing to take anything larger than a pinkie. He is currently 28g and is slowly putting on weight but anytime I try something larger than a pinkie like a medium fuzzy (about the same thickness as his head and should easily take it) he turns his nose...
  3. Snakes
    Thought I would share, if anyone else would like to share their snakes eating different prey that would be great :no1:
  4. Snakes
    Hi all, My most recent BCI female (4 months old) had to be fed mice for the past 5 or so feeds due to supply issues I had. She was on rats before then, but now she doesn't seem to want to take them again. She's being particularly fussy for a boa, from my experience. Any suggestions for what I...
  5. Food Classifieds
    Frozen woodpigeons that have been shot with steel shot. Ideal for large snakes, reptiles and birds of prey. Pigeon is a dark meat and has a high protein value. All pigeons have been killed as part of vermin control over various crops including wheat, barley, rape etc. All birds are frozen on the...
  6. Snakes
    Alright guys I just wanted to get different ideas and ways of warming up prey items for pythons. I currently warm them in warm water but can sometimes find it hit and miss with substrate being stuck to items so open to other views! Thanks in advance David
  7. Snakes
    Looking for some advice please people I have heard alot of people talk about giving their snakes a varied diet and mixing it up abit mice , rats and chicks and this makes sense and sounds good but then I've also heard that rats have a much higher fat content So im a bit confused as to which is...
  8. Spiders and Inverts
    After selling most of the collection and expanding the snake collection im looking to get back into keeping Ts and thought this time rather than buying a few juve and adult Ts I will go for a large number of spiderlings but I have had some trouble in the past getting spiderlings to feed. I have...
  9. Snakes
    I have an almost fully grown male Boa constrictor currently feeding on jumbo rats, guinea pigs and small rabbits. However as mentioned in the title whenever he is offered food he doesn't wrap himself around it as a constricting snake should do. When I first got him about 7 months ago he would...
  10. Snakes
    What size of prey is suitable for my snake (fluffys and a small btw)he is 54 g Prey - Mobile Photobucket Middle of snake, I'm not crushing him even though it looks like it Mobile Photobucket And head size Mobile Photobucket Sorry about the lack of embedded photos , not mastered how to do...
  11. Lizards
    saw this video on youtube of this bosc monitor chasing this mouse around trying to catch it. good chase lol. very fast chase SIRUS the bosc monitor vs. Billy the mouse - YouTube thanks nicknecros for the upload.
  12. Snakes
    I always use prekilled rodents for my snakes. I know fresh killed is better but I can't kill a mouse or rat myself then I always buy frozen Yesterday I heard there's a way to use live prey in a safe way, and when I asked HOW? he answered me : you can hold the mouse (or rat) from the base of...
  13. Snakes
    Okay so ive been looking for a good half hour and cant find any info, could someone tell me or link me to a website that shows the weight of the prey (mouse/rat) to the weight of the snake? :)
  14. Snakes
    Not sure if this is of any use to anyone, or if it's been posted before but thought i would post it up just in case its of any help. Contains list of various prey items and the nutritional here
  15. Spiders and Inverts
    Hi peeps , just a quick queery I know its not wise to feed meal worms to slings as they do tend to put up a bit of a fight but i fed one to one of my GBB juvies today and the worm put up one hell of a fight and it looked like its was biting back the GBB " Morgana " juvie was struggling with...
  16. Snakes
    "A person who took their snake (I think burmese) to the vet because it had shown some odd behaviour, the owner said the snake would line itself up against him. The vet said this is because the snake is measuring to see if he would be able to eat him." I think its a pretty common story, not word...
  17. Lizards
    Many of you may know the fact that prey have their eyes on the side of the head, and predators have their eyes on the front of the head. But what are leopard geckos? They seem more like prey than predator, but their eyes are in the middle of the side and the front. Do you think the eyes are more...
  18. Snakes
    Ive had my royal for about a week now and he had his last feed on wednesday, striked and ate it im so proud :flrt::blush: anyway, im doubtful that what he's eating is enough, i know they're finicky eaters anyway but i dont know whether i should offer him larger prey items. At the moment he's...
  19. Snakes
    Whats is next size up from a fuzzy mice. My 09 takes fuzzie nicely but i think its time for next size prey up but dont know what it is (rat or mice)
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