The Advantages of Snake Repellers

Every owner of a pet snake has to deal with their animal refusing food at 1 point or an additional. It is simply something that we all deal with. In this article I'm going to explain a couple of time tested methods of getting snake's to eat. I don't claim to have come up with them (they are nicely recognized by breeders and hobbyist alike), but I can vouch for their effectiveness.

Before we get into the details it is important to realize that snake's aren't mammals. They are reptiles and this indicates that they have a totally different metabolism at work. A snake is able to go a long time without food. A number of months isn't completely unheard of for a healthy pet snake. Particular species of snakes are much more prone to going on a quick (ball pythons) for example which are infamous for going "off feed" during the fall and winter months. It is important to keep an eye on a snake that isn't consuming to make certain they preserve their weight and are generally healthy. If you find that your snake is losing a substantial amount of weight it is important to get it eating again.

New snakes that won't eat
A new snake home requirements time to settle down. A typical practice is to put it in a cage and leave it alone for 5 to 7 days. At the end of that time provide the snake some food if it eats leave it alone for about 3 days before you start to handle it. If it doesn't consume leave it alone for another 5 to 7 days and then try again.

Most individuals don't know this and wouldn't do it if they did. For most individuals the best method is to reduce the trauma the snake experiences. Becoming picked up and draped about someone's neck is a traumatic experience for a snake. Not to mention the people wanting to poke and prod at it.

They will lay eggs, steal your meals, harm your animals, shed and pass other sorts of waste that you tree snake will have to cleanup. These are not paying tenants and even if they had been they would still be a nuisance. These pests are very harmful and some species can kill you or your animals. They devalue home and threaten the sustainability of farm life. They are a danger to children and represent the core of many nightmares. These are snakes and the very best way to get rid of them is with a snake repeller.

You require not be concerned about harming the creature or the environment for that matter as snake repellers do come in humane and environmentally friendly types. There are also fences, chemicals and electronic devices that are used to keep snakes away or to get them off property. One can see the obvious advantage to using a snake repeller but there are many underlying advantages to snake repellers.

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