The Advantages of Snake Repellers

Each owner of a pet snake has to deal with their animal refusing food at one point or an additional. It is simply some thing that we all deal with. In this post I'm going to explain a few time tested techniques 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 particulars it is important to understand that snake's aren't mammals. They are reptiles and this means that they have a totally different metabolism at work. A snake is able to go a long time without meals. A number of months isn't entirely unheard of for a healthy pet snake. Certain species of snakes are much more prone to going on a fast (ball pythons) for instance which are infamous for going "off feed" during the fall and winter months. It is essential to keep an eye on a snake that isn't eating to make certain they preserve their weight and are usually healthy. If you find that your snake is losing a significant amount of weight it is important to get it consuming 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 offer the snake some meals if it eats leave it alone for about three days before you start to deal with it. If it doesn't eat leave it alone for another 5 to 7 days and then try again.

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

They will lay eggs, steal your food, harm your animals, shed and pass other sorts of waste that you boomslang snake will have to cleanup. These are not paying tenants and even if they were they would nonetheless be a nuisance. These pests are very dangerous and some species can kill you or your animals. They devalue property 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 best way to get rid of them is with a snake repeller.

You need not be concerned about harming the creature or the environment for that matter as snake repellers do come in humane and environmentally friendly kinds. There are also fences, chemical substances and electronic devices that are utilized to maintain snakes away or to get them off property. One can see the apparent advantage to utilizing a snake repeller but there are many underlying advantages to snake repellers.

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