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
This Space Available
3 months for $50.00
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 Rattlesnake Friday! . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Snake . . . . . . . . . .  Edmonton Reptile & Amphibian Society Mee - Sept. 17, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  MAHS Fox Valley Meeting - Sept. 20, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiDay Daphne - Sept. 21, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon New Port Richey - Sept. 21-22, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Baltimore - Sept. 21-22, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  DFW Herpetolocial Society Meeting - Sept. 21, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Chicago Herpetological Society Meeting - Sept. 25, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Bay Area Amph. and Reptile Society Meeti - Sept. 27, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Suncoast Herp Society Meeting - Sept. 28, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Roanoke - Sept. 28-29, 2019 . . . . . . . . . . 

full banner - advertise here .50¢/1000 views
click here for Rodent Pro
pool banner - $50 year

How active is your candoia?

[ Login ] [ User Prefs ] [ Search Forums ] [ Back to Main Page ] [ Back to Candoia (Ground) Boas ] [ Reply To This Message ]
[ Register to Post ]

Posted by: Clydesdale at Mon Feb 27 09:51:59 2006  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by Clydesdale ]  
   

Mine cruised around the cage the night I got her. A month and a half has gone by and I haven't seen her leave the hide box on her own.

She's an adult Solomon Island Ground Boa, who is eating fine and appears healthy, although she is very shy and uneasy with handling. The cage temps are 72 on the cool end and 84 on the warm end, 70% humidity. The cage is in a dark, quiet area of my apartemtn. She will either hide in a cool or a warm hide. Though she seems to prefer the warm one.

I put a bunch of fake plants in to make her feel more comfortable, but she still won't come out.

She is in a sterilite plastic box with holes punched in the sides. The only thing I can think of is maybe the plasticy smell (its kind of strong) is frightening her.


   

[ Reply To This Message ] [ Subscribe to this Thread ] [ Show Entire Thread ]


>> Next Message:  Here's a pic of her from last night - Clydesdale, Tue Feb 28 14:13:48 2006 image in post