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 Rodent Pro  
click here for Rodent Pro
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: World Wetland Day . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Turtle . . . . . . . . . .  Reptiles At The York Expo Center - Feb. 04, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - Feb. 11, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Northern Virginia Reptile Show - Feb. 18, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Western Maryland Reptile Show - Mar. 04, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - Mar 11, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  York County Reptile Show - Mar. 12, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  East Coast Reptile Super Expo - Mar. 25, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - Apr. 01, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Richmond Reptile Expo - Apr. 08, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Northern Virginia Reptile Show - Apr. 15, 2023 . . . . . . . . . . 

You're not the only one!

[ Login ] [ User Prefs ] [ Search Forums ] [ Back to Main Page ] [ Back to Boa Forum ]

Posted by: bcijoe at Tue Jul 25 10:46:51 2006   [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by bcijoe ]  
   

I often think about this too Jeff.. so you're not alone.

Now mind you, Ihaven't had much time to dedicate to breeding boas lately, but I have been slowly collecting some other 'wretched species' that practically breeds itself... lol

So, I have these cool black racks I got from some 'big shot boa breeder' (lol) and I do have both boas, and those other wretched things in there too...

So, like I said, those other wrethced beasts practically breed themselves.. and it seems like everytime I check the cages, or during feedings, I notice another female sitting atop a pile of eggs (damn, wretched beasts..), and i've had great luck with undisturbed maternal incubation inside these fancy black boxes... soooo
Whenever feeding time comes around, the smell and the sight and the movement around them seem to disturb them a bit.
Many times, they half-uncoil off the eggs as if they are getting defensive or are just plain hungry, waiting for that rat, and this always bothers me a bit... guess you can say i'm always worried they'll abandon the pile of eggs after that... but it hasn't happened yet!

So all's well that ends well!?


Hey Jeff, will we be seeing you this year in that big fun house they call the NRBE in Daytona Beach?



Take care, Joe Rollo

coming soon ---> www.BciJoe.com/.net/.org/.biz/.info


Doh!


-----
Thanks and take care - Joe Rollo
'Tis not the stongest of the species that will eventually survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change' Charles Darwin


   

[ Show Entire Thread ]


>> Next Message:  No Daytona for me Joe... - boaphile, Tue Jul 25 11:07:48 2006
>> Next Message:  Oh no you didn't!!! Before we know it... - PGoss, Tue Jul 25 13:45:03 2006
>> Next Message:  Holy Cow!! Are Those Normal BP's?....... - vcaruso15, Tue Jul 25 13:53:31 2006

<< Previous Message:  Am I the only paranoid one? - boaphile, Tue Jul 25 09:51:40 2006