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Snakes
     

Snakes

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by Russ Case
 

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A Beginning Vivarium Systems guide, Snakes is an entertaining and educational introduction to the world of snakes of all sizes, colors, and personalities. Beginning snake keepers of all ages will find intriguing information about common and unusual snakes in this colorful guide by herp expert Russ Case. The book offers readers who are looking to adopt a snake the

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A Beginning Vivarium Systems guide, Snakes is an entertaining and educational introduction to the world of snakes of all sizes, colors, and personalities. Beginning snake keepers of all ages will find intriguing information about common and unusual snakes in this colorful guide by herp expert Russ Case. The book offers readers who are looking to adopt a snake the right guidance for purchasing a healthy specimen and for creating a safe, comfortable home where the pet snake can thrive. Beginners will learn about the anatomy of snakes and their behavior in the wild and in captivity. The chapter “Snake Food” is a lesson in how to feed snakes so that owners meet all of the special needs of their pets. The chapter “Great Beginner Snakes” present the most common species for newcomers to snakes, including such favorites as the corn snake, California king snake, ball python, and the rosy boa, each illustrated with color photos and explained in clear everyday language. Additional examples of “Other Amazing Snakes” are included, such as the boa constrictor, Burmese python, reticulated python, king cobra, rattlesnake, which are fascinating to read about though not recommended for beginners. A chapter on potential health problems gives a basic overview of how to care for and maintain captive snakes in the best of health. Sidebars throughout the text give the reader good advice on dos and don’ts to avoid common mistakes keepers make with these pet animals. Glossary included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781882770946
Publisher:
i5 Publishing
Publication date:
11/01/2007
Series:
Beginning Vivarium Systems Series
Pages:
120
Sales rank:
536,621
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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Snakes 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 26 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Listened from a distance, ears flicking to pick up most of Star's words. When she had finished, he smiled and brought the rabbit he had brought back to the den he had made for himself in a tall tree.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Gtg srry bye
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Easy to read!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Yay im rescued! In your face wierdo snake guy!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
*she walks into a the forest* "im going hunting" *she meowed* -AngelWing *a midnight blak shecat with stormy grey eyes pads into camp* "May i join this clan? Im angelwing's sister & i need a clan" *she meowed* -DeathAngel
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Petalpaw looked around bored. She sighed, wanting to go hunt.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Hello?im here will u accept me?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
She gets up and says, hi i am raykit
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Join the new era of dinosaurs if you want to join go to dinosauras res1
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Where's Viperstar? I just found out that hes-hes... no longer leader.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
"Emberstar?" He asked. (I rp in honeyclan)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Blah
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Thats our new camp.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Go to the part of my name i posted in first res, first result
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
My name is bloodpaw
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Im sorry Viperstar im going to have to decline my friend just notified me where our old clan is at but thank you very much
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Can i join?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
So there are more cats?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Violet helps willow to result 7
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Join a new clan. A clan where all your dreams can come true. Where you can live up to your full potential. Deputy and medicine cat needed. Music of the night res 6. Hope to see you there.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Shook her pelt
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
What?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Sits outside the den and sharpens her claws. She claws a cat all over and bites them.