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RE: Pics from today

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Posted by: tspuckler at Tue Oct 15 07:49:48 2013  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by tspuckler ]  
   

I got them in August 2011, so they were a few months old and the breeder already had them feeding on f/t pinks. I have heard that they will sometimes eat small fish or fish-scented pinks.

Also, if you make a nest out of wood chips from an adult mouse cage that have the rodent scent and put the pinks in that, you might get a feeding response.

I've also heard of newborns not eating until after brumation.

So those would be my thoughts, though I've never produced Rubber Boas and had to raise non-feeding neonates.

Tim


   

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