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post #5101 of 10872 Old 05-02-2013, 06:36 PM
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Heyyyy now! I own 3 snakes! One is an albino corn snake named Dicy, one is an albino tree boa named Fang, and one is a golden eyelash viper named Shimmer. :) all of them I've raised since an egg. My biggest is my boa, who is 7ft, Dicy is second at 5ft, and my golden eyelash is 4'7".
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post #5102 of 10872 Old 05-02-2013, 06:59 PM
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I love (nonpoisonous) reptiles! I used to have a bearded dragon named Sheldon but had to sell him cause it cost me 100 bucks a month just to feed him! @.@ Feeding both my horses is cheaper than that!! I do love reptiles, though. I'd love to own a corn snake in the future, they're a good medium size.
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post #5103 of 10872 Old 05-02-2013, 07:12 PM
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The young woman who works next door to me has what I call a reptile museum in her house. She has lighted shelves with cages for them. Snakes, tarantulas, who knows what else. Needless to say I have never visited her home!
Personally I adore lizards and have all sorts of lizard stuff, even found a pretty lizard rhinestone brooch.
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post #5104 of 10872 Old 05-02-2013, 07:23 PM
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I find reptiles to be interesting too - I've owned snakes and lizards before......the biggest was a 5 foot red tail boa and I had an iguana that was probably 6 foot or more from nose to tail (he was meaner than snot and wanted to eat your fingers). Got rid of all reptiles once I got preggo with #1. I used to breed mice to feed the snakes too - mice stink! LOL! I even froze the little pinky mice and thawed them in cups of water in the microwave to feed the baby corn snakes......TMI? LOL!!!!!!!!
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post #5105 of 10872 Old 05-02-2013, 07:25 PM
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CC!!!! I did that too!!!! XD then my mom wanted me to stop cause she thaught it was "inhumane" hahahahaha so I just use frozen ones from the store!
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post #5106 of 10872 Old 05-02-2013, 08:42 PM
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post #5107 of 10872 Old 05-02-2013, 09:37 PM
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Lol. DH would wet his britches if there was a snake in the house! CC glad you horse is ok. Our pit got bit on the nose by some kind of snake last week. Swelled and drained for awhile. But, he's good now.
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post #5108 of 10872 Old 05-02-2013, 09:53 PM
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I will not be visiting anyone home that has a snake.
I don't trust them and they totally creep me out.
If I see one near me it must die so I don't even visit the reptile houses in zoos. Shalom
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post #5109 of 10872 Old 05-02-2013, 10:05 PM
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Dicy has escaped her cage several times. She commonly ends up in bed with me... Lol! Good thing she's litter box trained! My golden eyelash (Shimmer) has yet to escape her cage anddddd im rather happy about that with how toxic she is hahaha. Then fang has only escaped twice and I found her in my closet curled up on my dress rack. Hahahaha
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post #5110 of 10872 Old 05-02-2013, 10:46 PM
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Yep, dh says the only good snake is a dead snake!!!
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