Each nelson’s milk snake for sale at xyzReptiles is a beautiful and friendly baby snake. Nelson’s milk snakes are a tri-color colubrid. Colubrid is a name used to describe any milk or king snake that is made of three distinct and separate bands of color. These healthy baby milk snakes are a combination of straw yellow, bright red and black colors. Baby nelson’s milk snakes are ten to twelve inches at birth and grow quickly with each meal. Adult nelson’s milk snakes get to a very reasonable size of thirty or more inches in length.
It is a good idea to keep milk snakes housed in a ten gallon terrarium at birth. Also using a small heat pad, a small hide spot and providing access to clean water is a must. Every baby nelson’s milk snake for sale in our care is fed a diet of both live and frozen pinkie mice. Milk snakes reach an adult size after twenty four to thirty months of growth. As adults they are fed a diet of rodents consisting of adult mice or baby rats.
Keeping baby or adult colubrids communally is never a good idea therefore if you plan on having more than one nelson’s milk snake, we recommend that you look into individual housing for your reptile pet. Our captive bred and born baby nelson’s milk snakes for sale are kept individually and never kept in groups. You may also be interested in our albino nelson’s milk snakes.