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Snake Bite Account

If you’re ever going to get bit by your snake, it’s around a feeding. I was bit twice by my second largest snake, Odin last night while removing him from his feeding box. This is the first time it’s happened since I began keeping pythons and boas in 2006. I consider myself upper beginner to intermediate in my ability to read their body language and intentions and always err on the side of caution, but rainbow boas are the most unpredictable species I have kept. I am often bewildered by their actions, as is frequently the case with Odin and Olivia. Leo and Dawn remain trustworthy and are absolute pushovers. Read More →