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ladyserpent7
12-14-2005, 03:42 AM
i cant seem to find the answer to this question anywhere...everything i read tells me everything but the answer to this question...how long do western hognoses live..actually all hognoses..just to be more knowledgeable....thanks for anyone that can answer this question.....much appreciated..

Junkyard
12-14-2005, 10:08 AM
This care sheet on Western states 15-18 years:

http://www.iosphere.net/~ajs/Hognose.htm

old guy
12-14-2005, 12:59 PM
western for 12 years. I heard life expectancy was better for westerns then easterns in captivity. Diet ?

ladyserpent7
12-14-2005, 11:00 PM
THANKS...i had a feeling it was 15 years but i wasnt sure where i got this feeling from so i just wanted to make sure. if youre asking giselles diet..its fuzzies.....and a hopper from time to time.

Colchicine
12-15-2005, 08:55 PM
At the Virginia Living Museum, an adult female Eastern has been in their collection for about 12 yrs now. She's had no amphibians in that entire time. She eats mostly mice, but also fish and Mazuri's Amphibian/Reptile Gel.

ladyserpent7
12-19-2005, 03:22 AM
so here's an other question.......at what age are they fully grown at?