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Got my first snake and its a common boa.Hes very defensive but has calmed over the 2 days I have had him can change water fine without any hissing or striking when first got him he was striking at everything lol. Fed first day I got him as well after he calmed down but now im wondering how long to leave him before handling him. Dont mind gettin bit but dont want to cause him any undue stress so what u guys think?
 

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Got my first snake and its a common boa.Hes very defensive but has calmed over the 2 days I have had him can change water fine without any hissing or striking when first got him he was striking at everything lol. Fed first day I got him as well after he calmed down but now im wondering how long to leave him before handling him. Dont mind gettin bit but dont want to cause him any undue stress so what u guys think?
I would leave him a week. And always leave for 48 hours after feeding : victory:
 
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