Snakes are fascinating creatures to watch but some make better pets than others - especially for children. Here are the best types of snake for beginners and kids:
Snakes can make fascinating pets, but you must choose your first pet snake very carefully! This guide should give you sufficient information about common first pet snakes to help you to make an educated decision!
Snakes have bad publicity - they aren't all bad, and can make interesting pets. Pythons in particular are very popular, although other snakes also make good pets.
The first week you have a new pet snake is a critical time for it to settle in, get used to you and begin eating.
These are some options for people who wish to keep snakes as pets but find feeding frozen thawed rodents and other mammals unappealing.
Corn snakes make one of the best pets. These docile and tame snakes are very friendly and tolerant and will make a great addition in any home. If you are considering a pet snake, buy a corn snake!
Common Name(s): Amazon Tree Boa, Garden Tree Boa, Garden Boa, ATB Latin Name: Corallus hortulanus Ease of Care: Moderate Native To: Columbia, Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana, Peru, Brazil, and most of the Amazonian River...
A simple step-by-step instruction sheet on how to set up a plastic tub setup for a ball python or other similarly sized snake.
The Best Snakes to Have as a Pet People who are interested in getting a pet snake always have a few basic questions. The most important is which type of snake is going to be best for them. Following that come questions about how to take care of the...
Corn snakes are fairly easy to care for and have been selectively domesticated. They are docile when handled regularly and are a pleasure to look at.
Facts and care information relating to corn snakes. This introduction would be useful to anyone who is thinking of having a corn snake as a pet or for beginner corn snake owners.
Symptoms and treatment of some common diseases of pet snakes, including blister disease, constipation, mites and ticks, shedding problems, and stomatitis.
Ball pythons are small, beautiful, docile, and are highly recommended for a first-time snake owner. This article looks into where to buy one and what to look for in a healthy snake.