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Re: feeding stubborn snakes


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Posted by Bob Johnson on April 23, 2002 at 20:57:12:

In Reply to: O You Knowledable Peoples... posted by Ari on April 23, 2002 at 11:29:32:

Ari,

Braining a (dead) pinkie and putting both the snake and the pinkie in a deli cup (with air holes) works really well for me. As far as scenting, I usually take a dead pinkie and wash it to get the mouse scent off and then scent it with a lizard - sometimes I've had to try a variety of lizards (fence lizard, skink, anole) with really picky snakes. Taking a piece of lizard skin and sticking it on the mouses nose is another option.

Good luck!

Bob J.




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