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Rubber update, 7 months since purchase

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Posted by: CarlKoch at Thu Jul 5 23:48:19 2012  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by CarlKoch ]  
   

My rubber boa has fed well on f/t domestic mice and rat pinks all along, but after feeding from my hand the very first time I fed her, she had insisted on the food being left overnight under the warm hide. For the last two feedings, however, she has been eating from my hand. Here is a pic of her from 12/5 when I first got her...


PC050021 by Carl Koch, on Flickr

...and here are 2 pics of her feeding tonight.


P7050122 by Carl Koch, on Flickr


P7050127 by Carl Koch, on Flickr

Love the way these snakes look, feel, and behave! Their natural history is fascinating, as well (much thanks to Richard & Ryan Hoyer for sharing so much about that!).
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Carl


   

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