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Re: I will be getting a speckled racer soon.


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Posted by slpalmer on February 12, 2003 at 19:18:31:

In Reply to: Re: I will be getting a speckled racer soon. posted by GoldenGecko on February 11, 2003 at 10:41:26:

I have a colony of Drymobius and they are fairly easy to keep. They are very much like a garter snake in temperment and feeding preferences. Mine will eat fish and thawed rodents...especially rat pups. Be careful when handling...they will drop thier tails during a struggle. Mine are ferocious and not the least bit afraid of me. I currently keep them in a heavily planted cage with several hide boxes and a large water bowl. I keep thier cage between 82 and 85F. I am in the process of building a walk-in cage for them. They are very fast to dart out of a regular front opening cage. I really enjoy keeping them and hope to have eggs soon!



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