the first belongs to Harry Truman This ain't the place to discuss politic's though....
In all of the time I have owned herps I have never heard of something like this happening. unless the food item was too big and only with bigger prey items. pinkies are mighty easy to kill. It makes me wonder if it had ever eaten live. but you said they told you to feed live it seems like it all just went wrong try either a pre killed pinkie or a F/t one next time if it doesnt go off quick and smooth something is definately up with the snake
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