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RE: cage in basement question...

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Posted by: Sarge2004 at Tue Mar 1 10:44:34 2011  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by Sarge2004 ]  
   

I live in PA so the winters are similar and the room temp of my snake room is 65-67 winter and 72 summer. I use Barrs and Vision cages and under cage heat only. Belly heat works very well for snakes and I don't worry about ambient cage temps as long as they have a hot spot of 90 on one side. This provides a temp gradient and they thermoregulate according to their comfort. I use a temp gun to check the true surface temp and control the temp with rheostats and adjust by the season. My boas and pythons thrive in this set up. Bill
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