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Re: Rubber Boa fasting


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Posted by JDM on March 31, 2003 at 19:04:00:

In Reply to: Rubber Boa fasting posted by Dexter6185 on March 31, 2003 at 11:44:12:

My adult females have all resumed feeding. My adult male has not. I have noticed that my males usually refuse food until after the mating season is over. The babies I have are just beginning to feed for their first time since they were born in late July. I have noticed that they go through spurts where they will feed and when they will not. The trick is just to feed them like crazy when they are in a feeding spurt so they will be able to keep a healthy body weight during their fasts.


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