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Facts About Reptiles

There are many facts about reptiles floating around the Internet. You can find facts retlated to husbandry, breeding, care and more. We cover these reptile facts and more for readers thirsty for reptile knowledge and fun facts about reptiles.

How often do ball pythons shed?

Ball pythons make wonderful pets for those who want an alternative to furrier varieties. While ball pythons may not shed fur, however, they do indeed shed their skin. While this is not surprising to most, it can be a somewhat jarring experience ...

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How big do sand boas get

how big do sand boas get

Kenyan sand boas (Gongylophis colubrinus) are a somewhat smaller constrictor native to the deserts of Kenya and northeast Africa. As pets, they make for docile companions that are tolerant of human handling. However, if you have heard of boas ...

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Are Tortoises Good Pets?

are tortoises good pets

When thinking of reptilian pets, images of snakes and bearded dragons likely come to mind, leaving the large and herbivorous tortoise somewhat left out of the discussion. Many are still unsure whether or not tortoises are good pets at all. ...

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What Do Ball Pythons Eat?

Ball pythons (aka royal pythons) are an exceptionally popular species of snake in both zoos and homes around the world. However, a new snake owner may still feel lacking in the knowledge to take care of their pet, and ask questions like ...

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How long do red tail boas live?

How Long do Red Tail Boas Live in the Wild Red tail boa constrictors (also known as the Colombian red tail boa) are large animals rarely predated on by other animals in their territory. Therefore, you would expect the red tail boa to live longer ...

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Are ball pythons venomous?

are ball pythons venomous

So, you’re looking to own a ball python. Right now, you’re unsure on whether they’re safe or not, and you may be asking questions like “are ball pythons venomous”. After all, we all understand how dangerous venom ...

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How long do tortoises live as pets?

how long do tortoises live as pets

Tortoises are a non-amphibious reptile found throughout the world. From marshes to deserts, they slowly and gracefully graze on their domains. Occasionally, they can even be found munching on flowers and other foliage provided by their human ...

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How big do ball pythons get?

how big do ball pythons get

Native to central and west Africa, the ball python has fascinated many pet owners with their aloof allure and cool looks. Due to their variety of morphs, they have a color and pattern scheme for nearly any aesthetic preference. If you have ever ...

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How big can a corn snake get?

how big can a corn snake get

Colubrids are the largest family of snakes with over 249 genera. Among these snakes, the most famous is likely the corn snake. In fact, you may be considering purchasing one of these reptiles yourself. However, certain questions such as “how big ...

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What does a king snake look like?

what does a king snake look like

While king snakes remain sometimes overlooked (and underrated) in the pet trade compared to some of the bigger players, they deserve a second glance for anyone looking to own a new reptile. Like other constrictors, they are docile, friendly, ...

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