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
Mice, Rats, Rabbits, Chicks, Quail
Available Now at RodentPro.com!
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: Happy World Croc Day! . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Newt . . . . . . . . . .  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 . . . . . . . . . . 

bad news/good news


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ The Rat Snake Forum ]

Posted by chris_harper2 on April 21, 2003 at 08:52:21:

In Reply to: Lets get a convo started.. Question to all forum members.. posted by Kestrel on April 20, 2003 at 21:09:43:

Bad news:

Due to numerous reasons I recently decided to get out of hots and sold off my collection of Jumping Vipers, Desert Horned Vipers, Wagler's Vipers, and Coral/Shield-Nosed Cobras. I enjoyed these species immensly and was sad to get rid of them but it was the right thing to do.

I still technically own a pair of Mamushi's but they are on permanent loan to a friend of mine who keeps hots.

Good news:

Before I got rid of the collection I brought in 3.3 Gonyosoma oxycephala (normal green-type) and this is all I have at the moment. Fortunately this is my favorite species and always has been. Why I waited so long to work with them again I do not know.

I also traded the last of my hots for a male Emerald Tree Boa - a species I've never owned. Looking forward to keeping him during his quarantine period before he is sent off to spend some quality time with my friend's female. I may bring back his male Morelia viridis for a while - another species I've not worked with in years.

Where the collection goes from here I do not know. Right now I'm enjoying working with a small group of this notoriously difficult species.

BTW, Scrubs are awesome.


Follow Ups:




[ Follow Ups ] [ The Rat Snake Forum ]