Category: Other Reptile Stuff

  • Enriching Your Snake’s Enclosure: 10 Decorative Items

    Creating a captivating and enriching environment for your snake is vital for its physical and mental well-being. A thoughtfully decorated enclosure not only provides visual appeal but also offers stimulation and security to your scaly friend. In this blog, we will explore ten decoration items that will transform your snake’s habitat into a serene and…

  • Snakes as Emotional Support Animals

    Snakes as Emotional Support Animals

    Mainstream Attention for Snakes as Emotional Support Animals Last year in Florida, a man pulled over during a routine DUI stop. Officers found he had an emotional support python in the passenger seat. The story made local and national news via Newsweek. This introduced the concept of “exotic” “nontraditional” animals such as snakes, goats, and…

  • Cheap Snake Enrichment Ideas

    Cheap Snake Enrichment Ideas

    Enrichment is a necessary part of raising a snake that is both healthy and happy. In the wild, these popular pet snakes can spend a significant portion of their day exploring their environment, whether that’s through basking in the sun or hunting.  Providing high-quality enrichment for your snake doesn’t have to be expensive. There are…

  • How to Clean Wood for Reptiles

    How to Clean Wood for Reptiles

    Why buy a piece of wood to decorate your reptile’s enclosure when you can just go outside and pick one out yourself? Wood is a common decoration piece for a reptile enclosure. Dry, cured wood adds a natural look to any reptile environment.  I love how driftwood looks in my snake’s enclosures. It gives them…

  • How do snakes breathe when they eat?

    How do snakes breathe when they eat?

    Snakes are reptiles that live all around the globe. They are cold blooded animals that rely on their lungs to take oxygen into their bodies and expel carbon dioxide. Snakes have two types of respiratory organs: The trachea (windpipe) and the lung. The windpipe is where the oxygen enters the body. The lung is where…

  • Do Snakes Have Feelings and Other Frequently Asked Questions

    Do Snakes Have Feelings and Other Frequently Asked Questions

    Whether you’re a novice or a veteran snake owner, there’s always something to learn about your pet. And this doesn’t necessarily have to be a care-related topic.  Today, we’ll answer question from “do snakes have feelings?” to “how do snakes reproduce?” Keep reading below to find out the answers to some of the most frequently…