Snake Health

what temperature is too cold for snakes?
Snake Health

What Happens When a Snake Gets Too Cold?

Snakes are cold-blooded (ectothermic) reptiles. Consequently, all species of snakes have strict temperature requirements. If a snake can’t find somewhere to warm up, or at least stop getting colder, it’ll eventually die. When a snake gets too cold, it will seek out a basking spot. If one isn’t available, it […]

corn snake not digesting food
Snake Health

7 Common Corn Snake Digestion Problems

Corn snake digestion problems are surprisingly common, and have a variety of underlying causes. Digestive issues often pose a unique and difficult problem for snake owners to resolve. Regurgitation and vomiting are signs of gastrointestinal disease. The issue could be rotten food, the wrong kind of food for corn snakes, […]

Can Snakes Have Seizures?
Snake Health

Can Snakes Have Seizures?

Watching a pet snake experience health issues that you don’t understand is traumatic. It’s even worse is when the condition causes muscle spasms, neurological problems, and seizures. Snakes can have several kinds of seizures, but corkscrewing and stargazing are the most common. Seizures cause snakes to lose control of movement. […]