Questions About Snakes

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Questions About Snakes

Can Ball Pythons Hear Sound?

Snakes have unique biology. Even though they possess eyes, these reptiles use their nose to ‘see.’ A typical ball python does not have ears that are visible to the human eye. Snakes have ears, but humans can’t see them. Ball pythons detect sound by sensing vibrations through their jaw. This […]

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Questions About Snakes

Why Do Snakes Yawn?

As a snake owner, you will have noticed that your snake yawns occasionally. But unlike in humans, it’s not because they’re feeling a bit tired. There are many reasons for yawning in snakes, and none of them are to do with how much sleep your snake got last night. There […]