follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
Click here for LLL Reptile & Supply  
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: Komodo . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Anaconda . . . . . . . . . .  NY Metro Reptile Expo - Nov. 27, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Orlando - Dec. 02-03, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Houston - Dec. 02-03, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Nebraska Herp Society Meeting - Dec. 02, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Jacksonville Herp Society Meeting - Dec. 02, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Hamburg Reptile Show - Dec. 02, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Hampton Roads Reptile Expo - Dec. 03, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Greater Cincinnati Herp Society Meeting - Dec. 06, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Central Illinois Herp Society Meeting - Dec. 07, 2017 . . . . . . . . . .  Calusa Herp Society Meeting - Dec. 07, 2017 . . . . . . . . . . 

full banner - advertise here .50¢/1000 views
Click here for Freedom Breeder Cages
pool banner - $50 year

Help With New GTP (Think he is sick)

[ Login ] [ User Prefs ] [ Search Forums ] [ Back to Main Page ] [ Back to Green Tree Pythons ] [ Reply To This Message ]
[ Register to Post ]

Posted by: burnen1 at Thu Mar 17 22:46:14 2016  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by burnen1 ]  
   

I recently got a 6 month old GTP after 2 weeks or so I noticed his skin was a little wrinkly & he started to shed. I was a little surprised because his eyes didn't cloud up first. That shed was not good at all it came off in little chunks & he never did have a full shed. I increased the humidity some & he stayed wrinkly for another 3 weeks. During this time he ate every 7 days & only refused food once right before the shed. Last week he ate then regurgitated the next day. I also noticed right above his tail seems to be swollen but the snake has not deficated. for the entire 5 weeks I have had him he has deficated regularly as well until now. I think he is dehydrated & have soaked him along with regular misting & maintain good humidity 75-95% along with a basking area of 84 degrees. Any suggestions? Please help.


   

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


>> Next Message:  RE: Help With New GTP (Think he is sick) - burnen1, Thu Mar 17 22:48:14 2016