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17 Frequently Asked Questions About Hognose Snake Care

17 Frequently Asked Questions About Hognose Snake Care
Why are hognose snakes the way they are? What’s the purpose of their unusual features and characteristics? And how do you take care of a hognose snake pet? We’ve collected answers to some of the most common questions related to these wonderful creatures!

Why Won't My Hognose Snake Eat?

Why Won't My Hognose Snake Eat?
Look out for these common mistakes many inexperienced keepers make with hognose snakes. Additionally, be mindful of these basic rules in order to ensure your hognose is eating consistently, happy, healthy, and is around for many years to enjoy as a companion pet.

Adapting 8-12 g Reptilinks food for Tiny Garter Snakes

Adapting 8-12 g Reptilinks food for Tiny Garter Snakes
Rus Wilson discusses his experiences with adapting Reptilinks to feed tiny garter snakes, including comparisons with other prey sources.

The meaning of "Natural Diet" and Reptile Feeding

The meaning of "Natural Diet" and Reptile Feeding
Kingsnakes get their very name, in part, because of their varied natural diet. They will eat most anything in the wild they can catch including birds, eggs, rodents, reptiles, amphibians and fish. Many experts believe rodents make up the smallest percentage of a wild King’s natural diet.