Python species description

Entertaining Education | Dancing with Reptiles

Authored by Leyla Billman of Pin-Up Pythons Entertaining Education Most animal education enthusiasts get into informing the masses via traditional routes: they have a degree in herpetology, they work in education, etc. The jump from enthusiast to educator isn’t exactly a stretch. I got into snake conservation education, because I was a belly dancer. That’s right, a […]

Kaa of The Jungle Book | Burmese Python

Authored by Todd Cornwell Unique Birthday Party Parties for Kids & Reptile Rescue Legend of Kaa the Burmese Python With the Jungle book out again in theaters, I thought I might shed a little light on the Burmese python (Python bivittatus), and their care. Big Snake Breakdown Depending on who you ask, Burmese Pythons (Python […]

Do snakes need UV lighting?

Do snakes really need UVB lighting? Authored by Georgina Rayner, of Swell Reptiles In fact, many species of snake are not particularly nocturnal, or diurnal Browse pretty much any reptile or snake forum, and you are likely to find at least one thread attempting to answer the question; “Do snakes need UV lighting?” A wide […]