Monthly Archives: January 2015

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As Snakes See the World

My common boa, Apfel sees the world much differently than my rainbow boas. She does not have heat pits like the others, and her behavior is more interactive because of this. She seems more personable and engaged in what is going on around her, despite being a less active species of constrictor. Read More →

Frozen Feeders or Live?

So, why do I buy frozen instead of live rats from a local store? Read More →

Feeding the Boas

I just spent $67 on frozen rats to feed four of my five boas. My smallest still eats pinkie rats, which I breed and gas myself. I can’t bring myself to gas anything larger, so buy them frozen. I have a REAL problem with feeders becoming pets once they’re a week old. I love my ratties. <3 Read More →