Snake Health

how do I know if my snake is dying?
Snake Health

Is My Snake Dead or Hibernating?

Your snake has been moving less, and not acting normal. It’s not eating its food, inactive, and doesn’t want to be handled. It would seem that something is seriously wrong with your pet snake. A dead snake will hang limply from your hands if you hold them, and won’t react […]

what causes kinks in snakes?
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What Is Kinking in Snakes?

You can feel a series of hard bumps on your snake’s spine. Not surprisingly, you’re concerned that pet snakes with kinked backs have a painful degenerative condition that will make mobility more difficult. But some snake enthusiasts claim that ‘kinking’ can improve with age. Just because there isn’t a cure […]

What is snake impaction
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Do Snakes Get Constipated?

Snakes have a regular routine for their bowel movements. If your snake hasn’t passed feces for several weeks, you will need to find out if your snake is constipated. Sometimes a snake’s constipation may be due to impaction. This refers to a bowel obstruction, which occurs when an animal consumes […]

can snakes get fat?
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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 seen in the pet store. We’ve created […]

what vaccinations are needed for pet snakes?
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Do Pet Snakes Need Vaccinations?

If you’re new to snake ownership, you might be wondering if pet snakes need vaccinations. Vaccines are administered to other types of family pets to help prevent sickness and illness. We’ll be exploring whether snake vaccinations exist, and what you can do to help prevent your snake from becoming sick. […]