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Dot is a mature, wild-type royal python. She is female and was handed in by her owners after they could no longer keep up with their 6 snakes.
Her previous housing was a 6x2x2ft wooden enclosure shared with 5 other pythons. She had with a red light bulb on one side of the enclosure and was kept on orchid bark, with lots of cover.
Dot arrived in good condition, other than being a little underweight and having some scars from previous injuries. She also seemed a little dehydrated. She is food reactive inside the viv so is best removed with a hook, but is then very well behaved when handled!
Food reactive but inquisitive to handle.
Dot will need a 4ft wooden vivarium as a minimum, to allow space to exercise and move around. A caged over-head 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 UVB tube light of 5-7% should be provided. Dot is fed a small rat every 2-3 weeks.
Our care guide for royal pythons can be found HERE.
Interested in Adoption?
If you think Dot might be the snake for you, please complete the Adoption Application linked below and we’ll be in touch…