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Pug
02-02-2005, 05:21 PM
Here's Snakey, my genericly named western hognose. She's about 30" long and eats a hopper and a fuzzy every 3 weeks (give or take a few days). She's in a 36" x 24" 24" terarrium with sand as the substrate, a wood log to hide in and under in both the warm and cold sides. For beauty,k I added a plastic desert plant.

Up close: http://home.comcast.net/~sparkpug/Misc/Snakey_01.jpg

More of a general shot: http://home.comcast.net/~sparkpug/Snakey_02.jpg

The pillow case is what I'm using to lure her out until my new snakehook arrives. She's sort of territorial inside the cage, but calms down immensly when taken out.

redknee
04-28-2005, 08:59 PM
hopper as in locust??
never heard of a hoggy eating them before hehe, my hoggy is on large mice and every once in a while the occasional chick

ladyserpent7
04-28-2005, 09:36 PM
no a hopper is a mouse thats a little bigger than a fuzzy, i think

redknee
04-29-2005, 06:18 AM
ahhh lol we call baby locusts hoppers over here in the uk

g&mgeckos
05-29-2005, 11:37 AM
Very nice looking hognose!