Comprehensive reptile care guides and caresheets

These care guides have all been written by or for Reptile Cymru exclusively. These offer the best of our knowledge and information about how to care for the species, including housing, feeding, social needs, heating, lighting, decor, substrate, breeding and loads more. All of these caresheets are copyright Reptile Cymru and cannot be reproduced or redistributed without permission.

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Snake Care Guides

African House Snakes
Lamprophis fulinginosus
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Amazon Tree Boa
Corallus hortulanus
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Blood Python &
Short Tailed Pythons
Python brongersmai
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Brazilian Rainbow Boa
Epicrates cenchria
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California King Snake
Lampropeltis getula californiae
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Common Boa Constrictor
Boa constrictor constrictor
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Columbian Rainbow Boa
Epicrates maurus
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Corn Snake
Pantherophis guttatus
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Desert King Snake
Lampropeltis getula spendida
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False Water Cobra
Hydrodynastes gigas
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Honduran Milk Snake
Lampropeltis triangulum hondurensis
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Kenyan Sand Boa
Gongylophis colubrinus
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Mexican Black Kingsnake
Lampropeltis getula nigrita
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Mexican Milk Snake
Lampropeltis annulata
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Nelson’s Milk Snake
Lampropeltis triangulum nelsoni
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Pueblan Milk Snake
Lampropeltis triangulum campbelli
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Royal / Ball Python
Python regius
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Sinaloan Milk Snake
Lampropeltis triangulum sinaloae
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Trinket Snake
Coelognathus helena
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Western Hognose Snake
Heterodon nasicus
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