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gravid boa question for those who have bred boas....

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Posted by: combs reptiles at Sat Feb 19 21:05:29 2005   [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by combs reptiles ]  
   

I have had many successful ball clutches, this is my 1st with boas.
1st question - After female has become gravid, what should day/night ambient and hot spot temps be to produce a nice healthy slug free litter.

im using a 6 ft neo , so she has plenty of room to regulate her temps. I have one end where hot spots are, equipped with two pieces of heat tape under cage 11" x 2 sheets long. so she basicly has a hot spot of 24" by 22" and i use a helix to do the job. i have been giving her night hot spot of 83 and day 88, ambient temps have been night 76-78 daytime 81-82.

have had them together since nov 30, 2004.

she is 7 ft 20 plus pound sharp female.

thats really all im concearned with, is right temps, dont want to go too hot or too cold.


   

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>> Next Message:  Give her access to a 92 degree hotspot day and night.....np - Philip Niforatos, Sat Feb 19 21:41:40 2005
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>> Next Message:  RE: I kept my hot spot at a constant 91 degrees an ambiant air at 85....N/P - Hypoboa1, Sun Feb 20 10:53:35 2005
>> Next Message:  thanks!! im always eager to hear ones observations on thier breedings... - combs reptiles, Sun Feb 20 12:32:25 2005