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    Hi all, I have a baby ball python (Arroyo lesser) who is a female. I brought her on Friday and was told by the reptile shop owners to start handling her straight away but after reading up some advice written by other owners I decided to leave her for a while. However, on Sunday I was meant to...
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    Hi today I just got my first snake she's a 4year old California king I've had her out she was really friendly and previous owner said she has always been well handled tho tonight I we t to lift her and she was jumpy and rattling her tail I also think if I had of put my hand in she would of...
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    Okay so I have a 20 month old male corn snake, he seems to be acting differently at first I thought it was a phase and that it would pass. He seems to like the cold side of the viv too much, he never goes in his hides anymore there is one on the cold side and one in the warm side...this has...
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    hi there - i could use some advise please. i have a young female sunset boa and i have a 100 watt basking lamp on a thermostat. i also have blue LED lighting strips. i have two questions (and im a newbie) - the first is, although the ambient temperature in the warm end is 82 - 85 degrees - the...
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    I own an female adult corn who seems to have a sort of dry, flaky type of scale on her head near her 'neck'. I keep her in a large VivExotic vivarium, the temperature is 80F and I use aspen shavings for the substrate. She seems to be very healthy, taking a large mouse once a week. The flaky...
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    It looks like she has but I am not sure. If it is how did she get it? And why so suddenly? Also how can I treat it and will it spread?
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    I got a ball python and it's about 1 year old. I noticed however that it's anal plate stays open partially and doesn't shut. It looks like it can't shut. There is a little redness visible inside the plate, near the opening. It's also sensitive; I have to be careful with it or it'll hurt it...
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    (hi) My kingsnake has 'worms' in his cage. The substrate is (was) dirt. The worms are quite small, and they're all in the dirt. I found them by looking into the cage for an extended period of time; they push the dirt around. I think they're maggots because there was a dead and moderately...
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    Hi everyone. I'm not sure if there is a post like this one already but I'll ask anyway. The time has come to upgrade my Corn Snakes viv's and I've taken a liking to these Terapod wooden viv's (Terapod Reptile Vivarium 36" Beech 3ft Viv Stack Stackable Snake Housing | eBay). But I would guess the...
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    So I was given a 6 month oldish ball python randomly because the original owner was going to kill it. Now, I already had a small (now I mean SMALL) tank, that's really just a container, that was used to feed another snake In a separate space. But that's about all I have for him until Wednesday...
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    My amazon tree boa is coming into she'd but keeps inverting his hemipenes and discharging yellow, clear jelly like substance from his cloaca. What is the cause of these symptoms and what should I do? Thanks, Jack
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    i just wanted to ask you all if you think this is a ghost corn snake he/she has alot of yellow along the bottom jaw and neck the pictures are not very good but he is a gray colour with greenish blotches. what do you think?
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    My corn is cold and lifeless. Not dead as still moving but moving very slow and very stiff i am trying to warm him with warm damp cloths. please give me some ideas...
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    Hello, What are small snakes that dont need very big enclosures as i have been looking and all seem to need a big enclosure. Can anyone help me. Thanks.
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    Hi All - I have a 2 year old pin stripe corn snake called Prince who is a male (so I believe) anyway's I noticed last week he has something coming out of his lower half of his body and dont know what it could be, I have been asking various reptile shops and even posted a few questions on...
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    My mums friend was getting rid of her snake so I took it in, The tank is very basic and too small, so once the jubilee rubbish is over then it shall have a brand new tank :2thumb:. But back to the point, its head hasnt shed properly and i've been soaking it and its got litte bits off but not...
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    I have done a lot of research and I am getting my snake next week I'm just seeing if all the stuff functions properly and the thermostat works but the heat mat is not getting as hot as I imagine it should be I mean I don't even find it warm so I don't know how the snake will through wood and...
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    Hi All I would like a little help to identify the sanke the the attached photo. My Sister too the photograph is San Roque in Spain, my first guess was "Baskian Viper" Help please Sorry new to this having issues adding photo have added it in an album
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    Hiya a few days ago I got an adult male mexican milk snake that is 4ft long. hes a lovely chappy but a little hissy at times. erm correct me please if im wrong but shouldn't snakes be kinda firm bodied? mine is very soft and squishy like hes been strecthed and you can kinda pinch the folds ?? is...
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    i know this probably sounds like a newbie question but im worrying my butt off basically ive just fed my royal a min ago and he sueezed it so hard that its split and he now has blood all over his face and his eye i dont know if i should just leave him to it or if i should try and get it off...
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