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  1. Snakes
    We have an adult ball (royal) python who hasn't eaten in approaching 2 years. We have tried mice, rats, pinkies, chicks, and different colours of mice and rats too. I have tried feeding him in a separate container, tried braining the prey I feed him, tried dangling it for him with tongs, tried...
  2. Lizards
    I have today rescued a starving oriental garden lizard. He is weak having not eaten or drunk for perhaps 4 weeks or more. We gave him raw egg- mostly albumen- in his mouth, also 2 drops undiluted cordial, and a fresh fly and some water in his mouth. We moisten him and he is lying very still...
  3. Snakes
    Hi all, new here, looking for a bit of help... Have been keeping corns for a couple of years, no real problems, until last October when the unthinkable happened - my Snow went AWOL... we still don't really know how, but he did. Cue the inevitable 3 week search, flour traps, funnel traps, night...
  4. Shelled - Turtles & Tortoise
    baby yellow bellied slider turtle,since I got him he hasn't eaten anything seems lethargic, He came with a "lagoon" type tank. Within a week i realized doing research on the turtle he needed uvb and uva lighting. Got 10 gal. tank, tank heater. Everything he needs. Water temp is 80 degrees...
  5. Lizards
    my brothers leo's seem to be starving to death but it has happened in a chain first his diablo blanco male got skinny and died then one of his normal females got really skinny but hasn't died and ate a pinky the other night being force fed it now a female albino looks like its starting to go the...
  6. Snakes
    I recently bought an adult female snow corn snake. I bought her from a reputable pet store who acquired her from one of their employees (his daughter didn't want her anymore). I was given her feeding chart when I brought her home, and she seems to have been eating every week there no problem...
  7. Lizards
    hello. Im a first time owner of a red factor beardie. His now 4 and a half months. I first got him when he was 2 months he was always a good eater but for some reason of late he has gone off food and i don't know why. Usually he would eat 25 crickets a day. For the past 2 weeks he only has eaten...
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