Snake Health

what are the signs of a stressed snake?
Snake Health

How to Tell If a Snake is Stressed Out

Your snake can die from the knock-on effects of stress, so it’s not a health problem that you should allow to continue indefinitely. All pet snakes, including corn snakes and ball pythons, can become stressed due to their living environment and your unwanted actions, such as over-handling. A stressed snake’s […]

How to treat scale rot in snakes
Snake Health

How to Get Rid of Scale Rot on a Snake

Scale rot is a bacterial infection that is common among captive reptiles, including snakes. It occurs due to overly moist living conditions and the improper cleaning of a snake’s enclosure. Scale rot (without blisters) can be treated at home, and prevented from returning. You need to reduce the temperature and […]