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Ready for rehoming (reserved)…
Dawson is a young, Miami-phase male corn snake, thought to be around 12-18 months old on arrival. Dawson was found by a family out walking their dog in some bushes in the Dawley Bank area of Telford. The family housed Dawson temporarily for a few days whilst ringing around various vets and trying to find a lost owner via Facebook. When they had had no success they contacted us as they couldn’t keep him permanently.
Apart from being underweight, Dawson is in good condition. He is a very keen feeder and a generally active, happy snake considering the circumstances in which he was found.
Dawson is quite laid back and well-behaved when being handled. He has not shown any signs of aggression/defensive behaviour since being in our care, but is very food orientated so with hesitant hands, he may become nippy.
A sweet little snake in need of a loving, secure home.
Dawson will need a 4x1x1ft vivarium as a minimum, to allow space to exercise and move around. A caged, overhead heat source should be fitted with a suitable thermostat to maintain a warm-side temperature of 32C. The cool side should sit below 23C. A low-level UV bulb should be provided – 5-7% ideally. He is currently eating medium mice weekly.
Our care guide for corn snakes can be found HERE.
Interested in Adoption?
Dawson is currently reserved, but you can still apply and be added to a waiting list…
If you think Dawson might be the snake for you, please complete the below form and we’ll be in touch…