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Keeping Carpet Pythons

Handbook / Manual

By: Simon Kortlang

41 pages, Photos

Australian Birdkeeper / Reptile Publications

Paperback | Dec 2001 | #179713 | ISBN: 0958605084
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About this book

A quality and in depth look at the captive husbandry of Carpet Pythons. It is considered essential to anyone interested in Australian Carpet & Diamond Pythons. This book deals with all "Carpet & Diamond Pythons" (Morelia spilota) and their sub-species (plus Bredl's Python, Morelia bredli). Contents include an introduction to Carpet & Diamond Pythons, biology & behaviour, recognising a healthy snake, handling techniques, dealing with bites, indoor & outdoor enclosures, ventilation, heating, lighting, feeding, winter care, breeding, egg care, juvenile care, and ailments & disorders.

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Simon Kortland and Darren Green brought more than 30 years of practical experience to this book.