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What snakes grow the same size as a big royal?
If your question is "what snakes can I keep in tubs", then I'd say you need to a fair bit of research into species on the smaller end of the scale. Don't just buy something because it'll fit in a tub, buy what you want to keep, then house it appropriately.
 

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I really want to keep a blood python but I really don't have the room so I'm trying to find a similar species
There's nothing Similar to a blood!

Here's some that suit smaller enclosures;
Dwarf boas
Rosey boas
Children's Python
Western hog nose
GTP
Garter
Certain carpet pythons
Bismarck
Rough green snake
Spotted pythons
 

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There's nothing Similar to a blood!

Here's some that suit smaller enclosures;
Dwarf boas
Rosey boas
Children's Python
Western hog nose
GTP
Garter
Certain carpet pythons
Bismarck
Rough green snake
Spotted pythons
only thing i can think of that is similar to a blood python. is half a burm.


dwarf burms are probly the nearist, but they don't get the girth.
but both require similar viv set ups.(both way to big for rubs)
 

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Another vote for nothing like a blood, would love to keep one myself, their challenging personalty's intrigue me as much as their striking looks!

Female Royals can get to a nice chunky size though and they come in a range of colours! but you'll still want a 3/4 foot viv, you could find something smaller but more unusual? Hognoses have fantastic personalty and exhibit some very unusual behavior at times! They will also be more than happy in a large Rub.
 
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