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SA Reptiles
Sep 30, 2014

Massive Carpet Clutch

SA Reptiles - A beautiful jungle jaguar carpet python that was paired with an Irian Jaya lays a huge clutch of 47 eggs!

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Arachnoboards
Sep 30, 2014

Scorpion Moms

Arachnoboards - See photos of three species of Centruroides scorpions with broods on their backs, as well as one that is still gravid.

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Sep 28, 2014

Pogonavision: Feeding Bearded Dragons

YouTube - Carolina Classic Dragons talks in depth about bearded dragon nutrition and their approach to feeding their animals from babies up through adults.

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Facebook
Sep 28, 2014

A Touch of Darkness

Facebook - Still contemplating whether or not it’s ready to exit the egg, this lovely ball python from NERD is sporting some lovely dark colors and a wicked stripe.

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The Reptile Report
Sep 27, 2014

Baby Dragons!

The Reptile Report - Ok, they’re not really dragons, but these adorable little babies are water monitors hatching out at New England Reptile Distributors.        

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Sep 27, 2014

Viperkeeper: Nutrition the Hard Way

YouTube - Viperkeeper works to feed a litter of baby Pakistani saw scaled vipers and deals with some sibling on sibling biting in the process. A baby Mangrove pit viper...

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Facebook
Sep 25, 2014

NERD’s Odium Gene Explained

Facebook - Kevin “The Evil Morph God” McCurley of New England Reptile explains a little bit about the Odium ball python gene and shows us lots of incredible snakes in...

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Sep 23, 2014

Kamp Kenan: Giant Earthworm Attacks Turtle!

AnimalBytesTV - Kenan takes us into the world of the Chinese box turtle, bribing the friendly little tanks with worms while offering excellent information on keeping them as pets.

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TortoiseForum.org
Sep 23, 2014

Are “Tortoise Baths” Necessary?

TortoiseForum.org - A new tortoise-keeper is confused about conflicting opinions on the need to soak pet tortoises on a regular basis.  What follows is an excellent reply, with hard evidence...

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Reptile Community
Sep 23, 2014

The Life History of Snake Mites

Reptile Community - This is an excellent and detailed article on the life cycle of mites that sometimes plague our snakes or other reptiles.  The more you know about them, the...

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Reptile Forums UK
Sep 23, 2014

Little Sticky Ninjas

Reptile Forums UK - These freshly hatched crested geckos at Welsh Morphology test those climbing abilities in their very first pictures.

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TortoiseForum.org
Sep 23, 2014

Beak Work

TortoiseForum.org - See what happened when a keeper tried to trim a protruding growth off the lower beak of a handsome sulcata tortoise named Monstro.

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The Reptile Report
Sep 21, 2014

It’s Not All Fun and Games

The Reptile Report - From Forest Floor Reptiles: “The rescue and rehoming service we provide is full of emotional ups and downs. Seeing poorly animals that desperately need help is always guaranteed...

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On the Web
Sep 21, 2014

New Ball Python Virus Described

On the Web - This is a very technical, but fascinating, article describing a new virus discovered that is responsible for severe respiratory infections in captive ball pythons.

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On the Web
Sep 20, 2014

All About Mantella expectata

On the Web - A recent blog post puts together a nice summary of Mantella expectata history and captive care.

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On the Web
Sep 20, 2014

GeckoTime: Paraguayan Ground Gecko

On the Web - This is a great article about reptile keeper Michelle Howarth’s experience with Homonata horrida, a lovely and uncommonly kept gecko.

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