Do heat rocks burn snakes?
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Are Heat Rocks Safe for Snakes?

Snakes are cold-blooded, or ectothermic, animals. Because reptiles are unable to regulate their own body temperature, they need to draw heat from their living environment. So, a snake’s tank needs an external heat source, such as a heated pad, bulb, or rock. However, there are real safety concerns about the […]

what to feed blood pythons
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What Do Blood Pythons Eat?

Blood pythons are bigger around the middle, for their size, compared to almost any other species of snake of their length. Even healthy specimens tend to look very overweight. These snakes eat infrequently compared to other types of snakes, but are usually voracious feeders. Blood pythons feed on mammals and […]