Snake Health

Infectious Stomatitis
Snake Health

How to Treat Mouth Rot in Snakes Safely

Mouth rot, also known as canker, infectious stomatitis, or ulcerative stomatitis, is a disease observed in all orders of reptiles, including snakes. It is a condition in which the reptile’s mouth becomes inflamed. This disease is commonly caught by snakes in captivity and can become deadly without medical intervention. Fortunately, […]

what vaccinations are needed for pet snakes?
Snake Health

Do Pet Snakes Need Vaccinations?

Vaccines are administered to family pets to help prevent sickness and illness. If you’re new to snake ownership, you might be wondering if pet snakes need vaccinations to keep them healthy. Pet snakes don’t need vaccinations. Taking care of them and providing adequate food, water, heat, and humidity will prevent […]

can snakes get fat?
Snake Health

Can Snakes Become Overweight?

Snakes can experience a variety of health problems, but can you have an overweight snake? Perhaps you’ve noticed that your snake doesn’t seem to know when it should stop eating and that it’s grown much larger than other snakes that you’ve owned or have seen at your local pet store. […]