View Full Version : how old is too old

05-04-2006, 01:21 PM
im thinking of picking up a 8 year old female western hognose to mate with my 2 1/2 year old male. would the female be too old to breed. also how long is a hognose expected to live?


old guy
05-04-2006, 05:49 PM
is thought to be upward toward 15 to 20 years with growth and breeding the same. A theory is that by not hibernating or the other version and that is of estivation, it can shorten a snakes longevity.