Why Do Snakes Yawn?
Questions About Snakes

Why Do Snakes Yawn?

Snakes have large jaws that they sometimes open up wide. It’s almost like the snake is ‘yawning’ because it’s tired, but that’s not the case. ‘Mouth gaping’, as it’s also known, happens for a range of practical reasons. The snake could be taking ‘chemical cues’ from its environment, such as […]

corn snake eating habits
Questions About Snakes

What Do Corn Snakes Eat?

Corn snakes (Pantherophis guttatus) are constrictors that capture and asphyxiate their prey. Snakes are carnivorous and need a diet of meat to grow and thrive. So, you can’t feed your snake a vegetarian diet. Your pet corn snake’s meal plan should be the same in captivity as it is in […]