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February 8, 2021
Can Snakes Breathe Underwater?

There are thousands of species of snakes in the world and some of these live in the water; sea snakes being a prime example of this. However, many snakes are terrestrial but it isn't uncommon to see one entering the water from time to time. But can snakes breathe underwater? Snakes cannot breathe underwater in […]

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January 29, 2021
Do Snakes Eat Cats ( Is your cat safe? )

Animal lovers all over the world keep pet cats; they are one of the most common household pets. However, if you have a passion for pets, you will most likely want to keep more than just a single cat. Snakes are a great pet for those who want something a little different to your typical […]

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January 21, 2021
Can Leopard Geckos Swim?

While leopard geckos are used to the heat, originally coming from hot countries like India, owners might like to find ways of cooling them down. Unfortunately, one of the most common methods for this involves gecko owners putting their pet into a bath thinking that they will swim. Leopard geckos cannot swim and you should […]

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January 20, 2021
Do Snakes Blink? ( Eyes and Blinking )

If you have ever spent time watching your pet snake, you may have noticed that its eyes appear unmoving. You may have also wondered why these animals never seem to close their eyes; surely they get very dry and uncomfortable? A question that we are often asked is do snakes blink? No they don't because […]

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January 18, 2021
Do Geckos Hibernate? (Why and for How Long )

Geckos are the only species of lizard to have as many as 1500 sub-species, this makes them incredibly interesting animals. It also means that there is a lot of scope for them to be kept as pets, with so many different geckos to explore. But one of the things that you must consider when adopting […]

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January 13, 2021
What Do Pet Snakes Eat? ( Beginners Guide )

There are more than 3000 species of snake in the world and more than 600 of these are considered to be venomous. Out of this huge number of slithery friends, many species can be successfully kept as pets. But one of the most important parts of caring for a snake is that owners ensure their […]

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January 13, 2021
Do Snakes Fart? ( Well.. I never knew that! )

When we think of farting, or passing gas if you want to be more conservative, in pets, one of the first animals that springs to mind is certainly not a snake. Dog owners will be the first to tell you that their pet's tooting is a force to be reckoned with but you never hear […]

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January 6, 2021
How Much Water Does A Breaded Dragon Need?

In the wild, bearded dragons live in a desert location and are found across Australia. While there are some that will take refuge in subtropical woodlands, most of these animals prefer the arid conditions of the desert. It could be easy to believe, then, that bearded dragons do not need a lot of water; after […]

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January 4, 2021
Can Snakes Climb Walls?

A lot of people love snakes, and who can blame them? These are incredibly fascinating creatures that make excellent pets and are equally enjoyable to observe in the wild. However, there are people who are terrified of these animals and the thought of a snake climbing a wall and potentially making its way into the […]

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December 30, 2020
Do Snakes Mate? ( All you need to know)

There are some animals in the world that are asexual; meaning that they do not need another of the same species to reproduce. This is a pretty fascinating thing and something that, as humans, we find difficult to wrap our heads around. Anyone who loves snakes will likely have asked themselves 'do snakes mate?' Snakes […]

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