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Constipation in reptiles is not always a common problem but can happen from time to time. If not dealt with correctly it could lead to more serious health problems that will be much more difficult for your reptile to overcome. Constipation is generally the condition in...

A snake with no scales! Yes, this is not a myth: you do get snakes that have no scales, and we are starting to see more and more of them popping up around the reptile world! The general trend with Scaleless snakes is that people either love them or they hate them....

Also commonly referred to as the San Luis Potosi Kingsnake, this species, in my opinion, makes some of the best pet snakes and they have so many appealing characteristics about them. Firstly, they are very docile; in all my years breeding and working with them...

By Tim Surman This is truly one beautiful tarantula. They grow to a decent size, are easy to care for, and are not usually too aggressive. They can reach adulthood in 2-3 years, so growth rate is good when housed and fed properly. No collection is...

Article by Ultimate Exotics Introduction The Variable Bush Viper, also referred to as the Squam, is a small, attractive arboreal viper from Central Africa. Their distribution extends from Ivory Coast and Ghana, eastward through southern Nigeria to Cameroon, southern Central African Republic, Gabon, Congo, DR Congo, northern Angola, Uganda, Tanzania and western Kenya. In...

Article by Warwick Von Hagen, Strictly Snakes Whether you have been in the Ball Python game for a while or are just starting out, I am sure you have heard about either the Candy or Toffee Gene. All I can say is, if you haven’t, you...

There are few snakes that are more eye-catching than the beautiful and unique Aurora House Snake. The first thing that makes them stand out from the rest of our local colubrids is their colouring. They have a beautiful olive green (some are very dark olive...

Atheris Squamigera – Variable Bush Viper Introduction The Variable Bush Viper, also referred to as the Squam, is a small, attractive arboreal viper from Central Africa. Their distribution extends from Ivory Coast and Ghana, eastward through southern Nigeria to Cameroon, southern Central African Republic, Gabon, Congo, DR Congo, northern Angola, Uganda, Tanzania and...

Fire skinks are an intelligent, clever animal whose personalities vary from skink to skink. These skinks are a brightly coloured reptile with a bronze back, black, red, and white flecked sides and a black and white checkered throat and underbelly. When approaching a shed, they...