Thread: Mite prevention
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Old 06-27-03, 12:47 PM   #3 (permalink)
Big Mike
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As far as I know....that stuff is toxic. That's why you only use a 1" piece. If you don't have mites and you are not bringing in questionable animals...then why expose this to the animals you do have?

I read somewhere that snake mites are not native to North America. They come over with imported animals and/or thrive in places that take in these imported animals. I can't validate that so take that as you will.

I think the best way to control mites is to quarentine any incoming animals to your collection.
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