Snake Health

what temperature is too cold for snakes?
Snake Health

What Happens When a Snake Gets Too Cold?

Your pet snake has strict temperature requirements. They need a basking spot and a cool spot, as well as a specific humidity level. Snakes in the wild experience cold temperatures in the winter. Some snakes are better equipped to deal with the cold than others. A green tree python, for […]

do vets treat snakes?
Snake Health

Do All Vets Deal with Snakes?

If your snake has a health problem, you should take them to the veterinarian. But if you were to ring your family vet and ask if they could treat your snake, they might say no. Ideally, you should find a vet that you can build a long-term professional relationship with. […]

snake died suddenly
Snake Health

Why Did My Snake Die Suddenly?

It can be a huge shock to find out that your snake has died overnight. If your snake has passed away recently, you no doubt want to know why it happened. If you have other snakes or plan to get another baby snake shortly, finding out more about snake health […]

how to feed a snake that won't eat
Snake Health

5 Snake Feeding Problems with Safe Solutions

If you’ve just bought a snake and they’re refusing to eat, no doubt that’s a major worry—especially if you’ve never experienced this problem or owned a snake before. What’s worse is that snake anorexia has many different causes, and potential solutions. Of course, your snake could also not be hungry. […]

does defanging a snake kill it?
Snake Health

What Happens When You Defang a Snake?

Owning a venomous or ‘hot’ snake is, of course, dangerous. That’s why most people’s first instinct is to think about removing their fangs, so that they can’t bite you. But if you were to ask any experienced snake breeder or owner, practically none would say that they remove a snake’s […]