Corn Snake Care

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corn snake care

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  • How to Choose and Care for a Corn Snake - This article covers the basics of corn snake care. This information is based on author’s more than three decades of personal experience keeping and breeding corn snakes in his homer, and as his herpetocultural enterprise.  (via Reptiles Magazine)
  • 8 Bedding Solutions for Your Pet Snake - There are several different types of substrate you can use for your snake in its enclosure. Consider the pros and cons of each and choose the best type for your pet's needs. (via
  • How to Determine a Snake's Sex - Sometimes snake owners want to know how to sex their snake. The problem is that it's not as simple to find out if a snake is male or female as it is in many other animals. On the outside, male and female snakes look similar. However, with a bit of experience, there are ways to differentiate between the two. (via
  • How to Quarantine Reptiles (video and article) - Do you have more than one reptile pet? One of the most overlooked issues in multiple-reptile households is how to quarantine them. (via
  • Live Plants vs Fake Plants — Which is Better for Your Reptile? 

    The issue of live plants vs fake plants for reptiles prevents many owners from going bioactive. Learn about which is better, if live plants are needed for bioactive substrates, and more. (via