kingsnake.com - reptile and amphibian classifieds, breeders, forums, photos, videos and more

return to main index

  mobile - desktop
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
 
Click here for LLL Reptile & Supply
Mealworms, Crickets, Dubia, More...
Available Now at New York Worms!
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
events by zip code list an event
Search the forums             Search in:
News & Events: Herp Photo of the Day: Newt . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Python . . . . . . . . . .  Bay Area Amph. and Reptile Society Meeti - Feb. 22 , 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Suncoast Herp Society Meeting - Feb. 23, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Reptilian Nation Expo Denver - Feb. 23-24, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Tampa - Feb. 23-24, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Oklahoma City - Feb. 23-24, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Charlotte - Feb. 23-24, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Hamburg Reptile Show - Feb. 23, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Chicago Herpetological Society Meeting - Feb. 27, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Western Maryland Reptile Show - Mar. 02, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Reptilian Nation Expo High Desert - Mar. 02-03, 2019 . . . . . . . . . . 

Re: winter cool down?????


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ The Alterna Forum ]

Posted by chris_mcmartin on November 19, 2002 at 20:32:00:

In Reply to: winter cool down????? posted by rmouser on November 17, 2002 at 08:14:14:

:I have been reading on other forums and such that people cool their kingsnakes into the 50's for hibernation. Is this true? Also how would one do this (I live in florida and the winters down here usually don't get that cold)? Any info would be appreciatted.

It is not unheard of for folks to put their reptiles in old refrigerators (not on the coldest setting!) for the winter, periodically opening the door to allow for air exchange and to check up on the captives.

Chris

:Thank you,
:Ryan





Follow Ups:




[ Follow Ups ] [ The Alterna Forum ]