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  1. Snakes
    Hi all, I was hoping someone could offer advice. My Cali King recently developed some discolouration on his tail. He is ten years old and nothing like this has happened before. I made sure to give his tank a really could clean and disinfect. The discolouration didn't improve so I bought some...
  2. Lizards
    My male Bosc appears to have an issue with his scales. I noticed about a week ago he developed a small pocket of fluid on the back of his neck which presumably drained or leaked and left him with what looks like a little burn mark; although his ceramic is protected by a cage and his UV tube is...
  3. Snakes
    Hi! I'm a n00b to this site so forgive me. I'm Lauren! I have corn snakes! Nothing fancy sorry :( I'll get straight to the point, I have 8 corns now and my last acquisition was a cute little now just yesterday! Non of my snakes to date have ever had a problem with health inside or out so this...
  4. Snakes
    Just wanted people's opinions: is this scale damage? It looks fairly minor but wanted to get other opinions just in case.
  5. Snakes
    My boa (female) managed to remove her rostral scale a few weeks ago by nose rubbing a vent. I took her to the herp vet the day she did it and have prevented her from continuing the behaviour. She has had a course of antibiotics, which I know is controversial. I have been cleaning her with...
  6. Snake Pictures
    Redemogirl123's blog not a very good picture but my corn snake has some scale damage. She has recently shed. Should i be concerned? Will it come off with her next shed ?
  7. Snakes
    Hello, Hope you're all enjoying the sun! I've a question about my 2.5 lavender corn who some of you may remember I got a few weeks ago from a local guy who was rehoming his snakes in favour of lizards. He's VERY nervous, he visibly recoils and hides his head from his food even. He eats it...
  8. Snakes
    Right, info, 5 year old common boa, temps perfect maintained with an ahs heater, in a 4ft by 3 by 3 viv (Yes its a little small, am currently building a bigger one, waiting on the glass being cut) Has been in his water bowl a LOT lately, no mites, no heat bulbs. Went in to retrieve the shed...
  9. Snakes
    Hi there I have a question on my young snake Teddy (Theodore!) I have attached a pic. He was born in late July and he (not sexed yet though) is feeding great and I have no issues with behavior as I have been handling regularly and after a little time Teddy is ok with me handling and seems to...
  10. Lizards
    My boyfriend and i purchased our second BTS yesterday, we put a deposit on her last weekend but the guy in the shop wanted to keep her for a week to keep any eye on her scales (as they, there was 3, had just come in an he hadnt had a good look at them) she had alot of stuck shed and some raised...
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